Lindsey Gage plum trees

  • Pick: Mid-season (late August)
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Uses: Eat fresh | Cookery 

Lindsey Gage is a lesser-known English green gage, but with a high quality sweet gage-like flavour. It is very similar to Cambridge Gage, and probably related in some way.

Lindsey Gage ripens towards in August, and is equally good as a fresh dessert plum or for culinary purposes.

Lindsey Gage plum trees for sale

Order now for delivery from 21st November (pot grown) or from 26th November for bare-rooted trees.

Mature size* Supplied as Price Quantity

Pot-grown fruit trees

Large  (3m - 3.5m after 5-10 years) 2-year bush-trained - 12l pot - St.Julien rootstock £33.95

Bare-root fruit trees

Large  (3m - 3.5m after 5-10 years) 1-year - bare-root - St.Julien rootstock £19.95 Sold outalert me
Large  (3m - 3.5m after 5-10 years) 2-year bush-trained - bare-root - St.Julien rootstock £27.95

Delivery period: Pot-grown trees can be delivered from September onwards. Bare-root trees can be delivered from mid-November onwards. Within those periods you can specify your preferred month of delivery during the checkout process. It is best to order as soon as you can to ensure items are reserved for you.

*Mature size: Height shown is the approximate height of the tree when mature (after 5-10 years), not the height when supplied. See photos of trees as supplied. Actual mature heights may vary considerably dependent on your local conditions and training and pruning regime.

Stock availability: Items showing as 'sold out' will probably be available again next season. Click here to be notified when we get more trees of this variety.

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Summary features of Lindsey Gage

Growing

  • Gardening skill: Average?
  • Cropping: Light
  • Fertility: Not self-fertile?
  • Flowering group: 3?
  • Pollinating others: Average?
  • Vigour: Slightly small?
  • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • Overall disease resistance: Average?

Uses

Identification

  • Country of origin: United Kingdom
  • Fruit colour: Green
  • Blossom colour: White
  • Flower form: Single flower (up to 8 petals)

Climate

  • Temperate climates
  • Tolerates cold winters
  • Planting position: Full sun preferred

Pollination guide for Lindsey Gage

Lindsey Gage is in flowering group 3. Lindsey Gage is self-sterile and needs to be pollinated by another tree of a different variety nearby. Since it flowers in the middle of the blossom season it can be pollinated by most other plum trees.

Important: advice about pollination

How to grow Lindsey Gage plum trees

As with most green gages Lindsey Gage prefers a dry climate and does best when planted in a sunny aspect.

Historical details

Lindsey Gage is thought to originate from the area of Lindsey in Lincolnshire, and is probably a seedling of Cambridge Gage.

Botanical name

Prunus domestica 'Lindsey Gage'


UK-grown trees All our trees are grown in the UK.