//Violette™ – European plum

Violette™ – European plum

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Description

Zone: 4 – 8
Pollination Group: 2
Ripens: First half of September
Fertility: Needs a pollinator – Valerie, Vanette
Skin Colour: Bluish -purple
Flesh: Greenish-yellow. Semi-freestone. Firm.
Flavour: Mildly sweet
Usage: Good for fresh eating, preserves, drying, and canning.
Storage: Two to four weeks when refrigerated
Notes: Tree is frost tolerant and crops regularly. Fruit doesn’t drop like Valerie and it ships well. Moderate susceptibility to black knot. Aphids can be a common problem to all plum trees.