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Pollination of Old Green Gage plum trees

Old Green Gage (Prunus domestica)  is in flowering group 3. Old Green Gage is not self-fertile and needs a pollination partner of a different variety nearby.Choose another variety

Varieties that will pollinate Old Green Gage in our catalogue

  • Aprimira

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    Aprimira is a sweet self-fertile apricot - mirabelle cross, also known as a miracot.
    • Flowering group: 2
    • Self-fertile
    • Picking: Early
    • Avalon

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      Avalon is a large mid-season red/purple plum, similar to Victoria, with a very good flavour.
      • Flowering group: 2
      • Partially self-fertile
      • Picking: Mid
      • Aylesbury Prunein stock

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        A traditional English damson, which used to be grown in the Vale of Aylesbury.
        • Flowering group: 2
        • Self-fertile
        • Picking: Late
        • Available rootstocks:
        • St. Julien
      • Belle de Louvain

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        Belle de Louvain is a large purple culinary plum, useful because it can be grown on north-facing walls.
        • Flowering group: 3
        • Partially self-fertile
        • Picking: Mid
        • Blaisdon Redin stock

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          Blaisdon Red is one of the best plum varieties for making plum jam.
          • Flowering group: 3
          • Not self-fertile
          • Picking: Mid
          • Available rootstocks:
          • Brompton
        • Blue Violet

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          A traditional Westmorland damson variety - unusually sweet and early-ripening for a damson.
          • Flowering group: 3
          • Self-fertile
          • Picking: Early
          • Czarin stock

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            Czar is a traditional culinary plum, one of the easiest plums trees, will even fruit on north-facing walls.
            • Flowering group: 3
            • Self-fertile
            • Picking: Mid
            • Available rootstocks:
            • St. Julien
          • Denniston's Superb

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            Denniston's Superb is a gage-like green plum, raised in New York in the 19th century.
            • Flowering group: 2
            • Good pollinator
            • Self-fertile
            • Picking: Mid
            • Early Transparent Gagein stock

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              One of the easier gages to grow, Early Transparent has attractive semi-translucent fruit.
              • Flowering group: 3
              • Self-fertile
              • Picking: Mid
              • Available rootstocks:
              • St. Julien
            • Edda

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              A good quality and cold-hardy early-season purple plum from Norway.
              • Flowering group: 2
              • Not self-fertile
              • Picking: Early
              • Excaliburin stock

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                Excalibur is a red-purple plum, similar to Victoria but with a better flavour for eating fresh.
                • Flowering group: 2
                • Not self-fertile
                • Picking: Mid
                • Available rootstocks:
                • St. Julien
              • Farleigh

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                One of the hardiest damsons, and crops heavily. Farleigh has the distinctive damson flavour.
                • Flowering group: 3
                • Self-fertile
                • Picking: Late
                • Gordon Castle

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                  A good dessert plum for northern areas due to its hardiness.
                  • Flowering group: 4
                  • Not self-fertile
                  • Picking: Late
                  • Guineverein stock

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                    Guinevere is a modern late-season dessert plum, with a good flavour.
                    • Flowering group: 3
                    • Self-fertile
                    • Picking: Late
                    • Available rootstocks:
                    • VVA-1
                    • Wavit
                    • St. Julien
                  • Hagantain stock

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                    Haganta is a new large blue plum variety from Germany, one of the latest-ripening and an excellent flavour.
                    • Flowering group: 3
                    • Partially self-fertile
                    • Picking: Late
                    • Available rootstocks:
                    • Wavit
                    • Weiwa
                  • Hauszwetsche German Prunein stock

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                    Hauszwetsche is a damson-like Quetsche or Zwetsche plum, ideal for German-style cakes and desserts.
                    • Flowering group: 4
                    • Self-fertile
                    • Picking: Late
                    • Available rootstocks:
                    • St. Julien
                  • Herman

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                    Herman is one of the best quality early-season plum varieties, blue/purple with yellow flesh.
                    • Flowering group: 2
                    • Self-fertile
                    • Picking: Early
                    • Jeffersonin stock

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                      Jefferson is a a large yellow gage / plum, easy to grow, crops well, very juicy and great flavour.
                      • Flowering group: 2
                      • Good pollinator
                      • Not self-fertile
                      • Picking: Late
                      • Available rootstocks:
                      • St. Julien
                    • Jubilee

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                      Jubilee is a new heavy-cropping dessert plum variety, similar to Victoria but larger and more reliable.
                      • Flowering group: 3
                      • Self-fertile
                      • Picking: Mid
                      • Katinkain stock

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                        A very early-season dual-purpose dark-blue plum with an excellent flavour.
                        • Flowering group: 2
                        • Self-fertile
                        • Picking: Very early
                        • Available rootstocks:
                        • Weiwa
                      • Keain stock

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                        • Flowering group: 3
                        • Not self-fertile
                        • Picking: Mid
                        • Available rootstocks:
                        • St. Julien
                      • King of the Damsons

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                        A traditional 19th century English damson from Nottinghamshire. Also widely-known as Bradley's King.
                        • Flowering group: 2
                        • Self-fertile
                        • Picking: Late
                        • Kirke's Blue

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                          An old-fashioned blue plum with a rich sweet flavour.
                          • Flowering group: 3
                          • Not self-fertile
                          • Picking: Mid
                          • Lindsey Gagein stock

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                            Lindsey Gage is a sweet-flavoured green gage, similar to Cambridge Gage.
                            • Flowering group: 3
                            • Partially self-fertile
                            • Picking: Late
                            • Available rootstocks:
                            • St. Julien
                          • Marjorie's Seedlingin stock

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                            Marjorie's Seedling is an easy to grow, late-season, heavy cropping purple/black plum.
                            • Flowering group: 3
                            • Self-fertile
                            • Picking: Late
                            • Available rootstocks:
                            • St. Julien
                          • Meritare

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                            An attractive new early-season dessert plum from Sweden, similar to Opal, with large fruits and good cold-hardiness.
                            • Flowering group: 3
                            • Not self-fertile
                            • Picking: Early
                            • Merryweatherin stock

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                              Merryweather is a very popular damson, with unusually large fruit, one of the hardiest of fruit trees.
                              • Flowering group: 3
                              • Self-fertile
                              • Picking: Mid
                              • Available rootstocks:
                              • St. Julien
                            • Mirabelle de Nancy

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                              Mirabelle de Nancy is an old traditional Mirabelle, originating from north-east France.
                              • Flowering group: 3
                              • Partially self-fertile
                              • Picking: Late
                              • Opalin stock

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                                Opal is an early plum variety with a good flavour, self-fertile and very easy to grow.
                                • Flowering group: 3
                                • Self-fertile
                                • Picking: Early
                                • Available rootstocks:
                                • St. Julien
                              • Oullins Golden Gage

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                                The flavour of a true gage yet also easy to grow, Oullins Golden Gage is a good first gage tree.
                                • Flowering group: 4
                                • Good pollinator
                                • Self-fertile
                                • Picking: Mid
                                • Purple Pershore

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                                  Very similar to Yellow Pershore and with the same excellent culinary qualities.
                                  • Flowering group: 4
                                  • Self-fertile
                                  • Picking: Mid
                                  • Queen's Crown

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                                    • Flowering group: 3
                                    • Not self-fertile
                                    • Picking: Late
                                    • Reevesin stock

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                                      A high-quality English dual-purpose plum, similar to Victoria but with an improved flavour for eating fresh.
                                      • Flowering group: 3
                                      • Not self-fertile
                                      • Picking: Mid
                                      • Available rootstocks:
                                      • Wavit
                                    • Reine Claude de Bavay

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                                      The most widely-grown green gage, Reine Claude de Bavay has the distinctive gage-like flavour.
                                      • Flowering group: 3
                                      • Self-fertile
                                      • Picking: Late
                                      • Reine Claude Doree

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                                        A high-quality yellow-green gage, and usually more productive than other green gages.
                                        • Flowering group: 3
                                        • Not self-fertile
                                        • Picking: Late
                                        • Reine Claude Violettein stock

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                                          A traditional French gage first recorded in the 18th century, noted for its excellent flavour. Also known as Purple Gage.
                                          • Flowering group: 3
                                          • Not self-fertile
                                          • Picking: Late
                                          • Available rootstocks:
                                          • St. Julien
                                        • Rivers' Early Prolific

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                                          Early Prolific is a very heavy-cropping early-season plum, raised by the famous Rivers nursery.
                                          • Flowering group: 2
                                          • Self-fertile
                                          • Picking: Early
                                          • Senecain stock

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                                            Seneca is a high-quality late-season large American plum with a notably sweet flavor.
                                            • Flowering group: 3
                                            • Not self-fertile
                                            • Picking: Late
                                            • Available rootstocks:
                                            • Wavit
                                          • Shepherds Bullace

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                                            A large-fruited bullace, used for cooking and preserves, similar to a damson.
                                            • Flowering group: 3
                                            • Self-fertile
                                            • Picking: Late
                                            • Shropshire Prunein stock

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                                              The definitive English damson, Shropshire Prune has the rich astringent flavour typical of damsons.
                                              • Flowering group: 3
                                              • Self-fertile
                                              • Picking: Mid
                                              • Available rootstocks:
                                              • St. Julien
                                            • Stella's Starin stock

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                                              A modern green-gage, more productive and easier to grow in the UK than the traditional ones.
                                              • Flowering group: 3
                                              • Self-fertile
                                              • Picking: Mid
                                              • Available rootstocks:
                                              • St. Julien
                                            • Thames Cross

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                                              An attractive yellow mid-season plum with a good flavour.
                                              • Flowering group: 3
                                              • Partially self-fertile
                                              • Picking: Mid
                                              • Toptaste Kulinariain stock

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                                                A new blue dessert plum with sweet yellow flesh, and good disease resistance.
                                                • Flowering group: 3
                                                • Partially self-fertile
                                                • Picking: Mid
                                                • Available rootstocks:
                                                • Weiwa
                                              • Victoriain stock

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                                                Victoria is the definitive English plum, attractive fruit, good for eating, outstanding flavour for cooking.
                                                • Flowering group: 3
                                                • Good pollinator
                                                • Self-fertile
                                                • Picking: Mid
                                                • Available rootstocks:
                                                • VVA-1
                                                • Wavit
                                                • Weiwa
                                                • St. Julien
                                                • Brompton
                                              • Warwickshire Drooperin stock

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                                                Warwickshire Drooper is a good quality dual-purpose yellow plum, with heavy crops.
                                                • Flowering group: 2
                                                • Self-fertile
                                                • Picking: Late
                                                • Available rootstocks:
                                                • Wavit
                                              • Yellow Pershorein stock

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                                                Also known as Yellow Egg, Yellow Pershore is a self-fertile heavy cropping culinary plum.
                                                • Flowering group: 4
                                                • Self-fertile
                                                • Picking: Mid
                                                • Available rootstocks:
                                                • VVA-1