//Bluefre – European plum

Bluefre – European plum

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Description

Zone: 5 – 9
Pollination Group: 2
Ripens: Middle of September
Fertility: Needs a pollinator – Stanley, Valor, Vision
Skin Colour: Dark blue
Flesh: Yellow. Freestone.
Flavour: Sweet
Usage: Good for fresh eating, preserves, drying, and canning.
Storage: Two to four weeks when refrigerated
Notes: Tree is productive and fruit hangs well after ripening. Thinning is recommended. Sometimes prone to split-pit. Quite susceptible to black knot. Aphids can be a common problem to all plum trees.