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Plum trees
Blaisdon Red

Blaisdon Red is one of the best plum varieties for making plum jam.
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Growing


Plum trees
Blaisdon Red
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group3
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Plum trees
Blaisdon Red
Picking monthAugust
Picking seasonMid
Keeping (of fruit)1 week
CroppingHeavy
Food usesCulinary
Cling-stoneClingstone
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Problems


Plum trees
Blaisdon Red
Disease resistanceGood
Bacterial cankerSome resistance
SilverleafSome resistance
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Identification


Plum trees
Blaisdon Red
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Fruit colourPurple - light
Red - dark
Flesh colourGolden / Yellow
Fruit sizeLarge
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