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botanical name:
Prunus domestica 'Laxton's Supreme'
Prunus domestica 'Laxton's Supreme' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Plum 'Laxton's Supreme', Greengage
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 10.00m
width: 10.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red & yellow
stem/bark: brown
main season: Summer
edible symbol edible
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 10
Dessert plum producing sweet tasting, yellow and red flushed fruits. Mid-season cropping. Small rounded deciduous tree, abundant clusters of small white flowers in spring.

Any reasonable, well drained soil in sun or light part shade. Grows well on clay soils.
Self fertile. Polination group C.

other notes:
Originated in Bedfordshire, UK, about 1904

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