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Plum 'Green Gage'

More About 'Green Gage'

  • Prunus domestica 'Green Gage'
  • AKA 'Reine Claude'
  • Small-sized, with a dull green skin, yellowing when ripe
  • Tender and juicy with a sweet flavour
  • Exceptional for eating fresh
  • Ripens: September

Interesting Notes:

'Green Gage' is a European plum. European plums are self-pollinating, however, fruit size and quantity improve with cross-pollination from another European or some, but not all, hybrid plums.

Zone:

4

Height:

4-5 m

Spread:

4-5 m
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Green Gage Plum Growing and Maintenance Tips

  Plums grow best in a moist, well-drained loam or clay soil, in full sun. Early, spring flowers are very showy adding to its visual appeal.


'Green Gage' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Habit

Rounded

Foliage Color

Green