Bonne de Bry Plum

Prunus domestica
Bonne de Bry is a very sweet early season blue dessert plum resistant to frost

Origin: France 1820

Pollination:  Bonne de Bry is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop. Show suitable pollination partners

A guide to choosing Plum Trees

Bonne de Bry 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
WA-VIT - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden
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History and description of Bonne de Bry

Originated near Bry-sur-Marne in France c 1820 first distributed in 1870.

Small sized, round-square fruit. Blue-black bloomy skin. Greenish yellow juicy flesh. Semi-clinging stone. Good very sweet flavour.

Very vigorous open spreading tree. Good frost resistance make this variety suitable for locations subject to spring frosts.

Main characteristics of Bonne de Bry

Use Dessert
Colour Blue
Flavour Sweet
Fruit size  Small
Season of use  E Aug

Tree vigour  Vigorous
Tree habit  Spreading
Suitable for Hardy
Late Frost

Pollination date  19
Pollination group  C
Self fertility  Self-sterile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Progeny  Ruth Gerstetter