Plum - Golden Transparent Gage

Golden Transparent Gage Plum

Prunus domestica
A very sweet heavy cropping self-fertile yellow gage

Origin: Hertfordshire UK 1890

Pollination:  Golden Transparent Gage is self-fertile and a pollinator is not necessary for producing a crop. Show suitable pollination partners

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Golden Transparent Gage Plum Trees for sale - order online

We have now stopped taking orders for the winter 2019/20 planting season. Our 2020/21 list is currently being prepared. It will be available from 1st May 2020 when we will start taking orders for delivery next autumn/winter.
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History and description of Golden Transparent Gage

Raised by Thomas Rivers, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, UK from an open pollinated Transparent Gage and introduced in 1890. Awarded a First Class Certificate by the RHS in 1893.

Medium large, round squarish fruit. Clear golden yellow skin with a bloom and often red dots. The firm flesh is very sweet with a delicious rich gage flavour.

Small tree very suitable for fan training on a wall. Heavy cropper.



Main characteristics of Golden Transparent Gage

Use Dessert
Colour Yellow
Flavour Sweet
Fruit size  Medium
Season of use  E Sep

Tree vigour  Small
Cropping Heavy
Suitable for Northern Britain

Pollination date  20
Pollination group  C
Self fertility  Self Fertile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Parentage  Transparent Gage
Other names  Harriet