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Pollination of Gordon Castle plum trees

Gordon Castle (Prunus domestica)  is in flowering group 4. Gordon Castle is not self-fertile and needs a pollination partner of a different variety nearby.Choose another variety

Varieties that will pollinate Gordon Castle in our catalogue

  • Belle de Louvainin stock

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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
    • Available rootstocks:
    • St. Julien
  • 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:
    • St. Julien
    • Brompton
  • Blue Titin stock

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    Blue Tit is a popular English dual-purpose plum, easy to grow, reliable cropping.
    • Flowering group: 4
    • Self-fertile
    • Picking: Mid
    • Available rootstocks:
    • St. Julien
  • 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
    • Cambridge Gagein stock

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      Cambridge Gage is a reliable green gage, similar to Old Green Gage, with an excellent flavour.
      • Flowering group: 3
      • Partially self-fertile
      • Picking: Late
      • Available rootstocks:
      • VVA-1
      • Wavit
      • St. Julien
      • Brompton
    • 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:
      • VVA-1
      • Wavit
      • St. Julien
      • Brompton
    • 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:
      • VVA-1
      • St. Julien
    • Farleighin stock

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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
      • Available rootstocks:
      • VVA-1
      • Wavit
      • St. Julien
      • Brompton
    • 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
      • St. Julien
    • 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:
      • VVA-1
      • St. Julien
      • Brompton
    • Jubileein stock

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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
      • Available rootstocks:
      • VVA-1
      • Wavit
      • St. Julien
    • Keain stock

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      Kea is a culinary plum from Cornwall, ideal for plum jam.
      • Flowering group: 3
      • Partially self-fertile
      • Picking: Mid
      • Available rootstocks:
      • St. Julien
    • 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:
        • VVA-1
        • Wavit
        • St. Julien
        • Brompton
      • Meritarein stock

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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
        • Available rootstocks:
        • St. Julien
      • 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:
        • VVA-1
        • St. Julien
        • Brompton
      • Mirabelle de Nancyin stock

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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
        • Available rootstocks:
        • St. Julien
      • Old Green Gagein stock

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        The definitive gage - Old Green Gage is arguably the best-flavoured of any plum variety.
        • Flowering group: 3
        • Not self-fertile
        • Picking: Late
        • Available rootstocks:
        • VVA-1
        • Wavit
        • St. Julien
        • Brompton
      • 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:
        • VVA-1
        • Wavit
        • Weiwa
        • St. Julien
        • Brompton
      • Oullins Golden Gagein stock

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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
        • Available rootstocks:
        • VVA-1
        • Wavit
        • St. Julien
      • Purple Pershorein stock

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        Very similar to Yellow Pershore and with the same excellent culinary qualities.
        • Flowering group: 4
        • Self-fertile
        • Picking: Mid
        • Available rootstocks:
        • St. Julien
        • Brompton
      • Queen's Crownin stock

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        Queen's Crown is a dual-purpose red plum with a good sweet flavour.
        • Flowering group: 3
        • Not self-fertile
        • Picking: Late
        • Available rootstocks:
        • Brompton
      • 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:
        • St. Julien
      • Reine Claude de Bavayin stock

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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
        • Available rootstocks:
        • VVA-1
      • 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
        • 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:
          • St. Julien
        • Shepherds Bullacein stock

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          A large-fruited bullace, used for cooking and preserves, similar to a damson.
          • Flowering group: 3
          • Self-fertile
          • Picking: Late
          • Available rootstocks:
          • St. Julien
        • 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:
          • VVA-1
          • Wavit
          • St. Julien
          • Brompton
        • 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:
          • VVA-1
          • St. Julien
        • Swanin stock

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          A popular traditional English dual-purpose red / purple plum.
          • Flowering group: 3
          • Not self-fertile
          • Picking: Late
          • 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:
            • St. Julien
          • 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
          • Willinghamin stock

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            A traditional English green gage, with a reputation for excellent flavour.
            • Flowering group: 3
            • Not self-fertile
            • Picking: Late
            • Available rootstocks:
            • VVA-1
            • Wavit
            • St. Julien
            • Brompton
          • 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
            • St. Julien