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Angelina Burdett Plum

Prunus domestica
A dual purpose blue-black plum with good flavour and reliable cropping

Origin: Hampshire UK 1843

Pollination:  Angelina Burdett is self-fertile and a pollinator is not necessary for producing a crop. Show suitable pollination partners

A guide to choosing Plum Trees



Angelina Burdett Plum Trees for sale - order online

Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.


Rootstock / Vigour / Age / Form
Price
Quantity
WA-VIT - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden
£19.00
WA-VIT - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden *Reduced Price*
£14.25
Brompton - Very vigorous   1 year Maiden
£19.00
Brompton - Very vigorous   2 years Standard *Reduced Price*
£22.50



History and description of Angelina Burdett

Raised at Woolaston, Southampton, UK by H Dowling c 1843 and first described in 1853.

Medium sized, round-oval fruit. Blue-black skin with heavy blue bloom and reddish brown spots. Yellowish green, firm, juicy flesh. Good flavour. Clinging stone. Fruit hangs well on the tree and keeps well after picking. Can be used both as a dessert and culinary plum.

Vigorous hardy tree bearing regular good crops. Early flowering time makes it less suitable for areas prone to spring rosts.



Main characteristics of Angelina Burdett

Use Dual Cul & Des
Colour Blue
Flavour Sweet
Fruit size  Medium
Season of use  L Aug

Tree vigour  Vigorous
Cropping Good
Suitable for Hardy

Pollination date  16
Pollination group  B
Self fertility  Self Fertile
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