*** Bare-root SALE ***Many of our bare-rooted trees are now at sale prices. Order whilst stocks last!
Orange Pippin Trees UK logo
Reset comparisons

Fruit tree comparisons


Fruit tree comparison - Swan
Plum trees
Swan

A popular traditional English dual-purpose red / purple plum.
remove

Growing


Plum trees
Swan
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
top

Using


Plum trees
Swan
Picking seasonLate
Keeping (of fruit)1-3 days
CroppingGood
Food usesEating fresh
Culinary
Dual purpose
top

Problems


Plum trees
Swan
Disease resistanceAverage
top

Identification


Plum trees
Swan
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1850 - 1899
Blossom colourWhite
Fruit colourPurple - light
Flesh colourGolden / Yellow
top