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Eating plums

These are the best plums for eating fresh off the tree.

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    Avalon

    Avalon plum trees
    Avalon is a large mid-season red/purple plum, similar to Victoria, with a very good flavour.
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Partially self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 2
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    Cambridge Gage

    Cambridge Gage plum trees
    Cambridge Gage is a reliable green gage, similar to Old Green Gage, with an excellent flavour.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Partially self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Coe's Golden Drop

    Coe's Golden Drop plum trees
    Coe's Golden Drop is a large oval gage from the 18th century, noted for its excellent flavour.
    • Picking season: Very late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 2
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    Denniston's Superb

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

    Early Transparent Gage plum trees
    One of the easier gages to grow, Early Transparent has attractive semi-translucent fruit.
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Edda

    Edda plum trees
    A good quality and cold-hardy early-season purple plum from Norway.
    • Picking season: Early
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 2
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    Excalibur

    Excalibur plum trees
    Excalibur is a red-purple plum, similar to Victoria but with a better flavour for eating fresh.
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 2
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    Gordon Castle

    A good dessert plum for northern areas due to its hardiness.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 4
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    Guinevere

    Guinevere plum trees
    Guinevere is a modern late-season dessert plum, with a good flavour.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Haganta

    Haganta plum trees
    Haganta is a new large blue plum from Germany, one of the latest-ripening and an excellent flavour.
    £24.45buy
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Partially self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Hauszwetsche German Prune

    Hauszwetsche German Prune plum trees
    Hauszwetsche is a damson-like Quetsche or Zwetsche plum, ideal for German-style cakes and desserts.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 4
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    Herman

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

    Jefferson plum trees
    Jefferson is a a large yellow gage / plum, easy to grow, crops well, very juicy and great flavour.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 2
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    Jubilee

    Jubilee plum trees
    Jubilee is a new heavy-cropping dessert plum variety, similar to Victoria but larger and more reliable.
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Kirke's Blue

    Kirke's Blue plum trees
    An old-fashioned blue plum with a rich sweet flavour.
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Lindsey Gage

    Lindsey Gage is a sweet-flavoured green gage, similar to Cambridge Gage.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Partially self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Marjorie's Seedling

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

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

    Old Green Gage plum trees
    The definitive gage - Old Green Gage is arguably the best-flavoured of any plum variety.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Opal

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

    Oullins Golden Gage plum trees
    The flavour of a true gage yet also easy to grow, Oullins Golden Gage is a good first gage tree.
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 4
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    Queen's Crown

    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Reine Claude de Bavay

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

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

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

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

    Seneca plum trees
    Seneca is a high-quality late-season large American plum with a notably sweet flavor.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Stella's Star

    Stella's Star plum trees
    A modern green-gage, more productive and easier to grow in the UK than the traditional ones.
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Thames Cross

    Thames Cross plum trees
    An attractive yellow mid-season plum with a good flavour.
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Partially self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Toptaste Kulinaria®

    A new blue dessert plum with sweet yellow flesh, and good disease resistance.
    £21.95buy
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Partially self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Victoria

    Victoria plum trees
    Victoria is the definitive English plum, attractive fruit, good for eating, outstanding flavour for cooking.
    £22.95 - £34.95buy
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Warwickshire Drooper

    Warwickshire Drooper plum trees
    Warwickshire Drooper is a good quality dual-purpose yellow plum, with heavy crops.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 2
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    Willingham

    A traditional English green gage, with a reputation for excellent flavour.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3