Green Gage Bavay's Plum Tree
Lime Green Plum
The Green Gage Plum, (Prunus domestica subsp. italica var. claudiana), is has a round-oval shape and smooth-textured, pale green flesh; they are on average smaller than round plums.
It is a small plum originating in Western Europe, and is later blooming than Santa Rosa and other Japanese types. The Green Gage has a full-bodied flavor, smooth texture and lime-green color.
It is a compact grower has attractive blossoms which are self fertile and deep green foliage.It as a small-medium height at maturity. Freestone ripens mid September. Zones 5-8.
They are considered to be among the finest dessert plums and is a long-time favorite for dessert, cooking, and canning. The fruit is tender and juicy. Green Gage is a relatively small tree with very good productivity.
*Green Skin and Flesh
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Prunus subsp. italica var. claudiana|
|Mature Height||Standard: 15 - 25 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Fruiting Time||3 - 5 years|