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Fruit tree comparison - Jefferson
Plum trees

Jefferson

Jefferson is a large yellow gage / plum, easy to grow, crops well, very juicy and great flavour.  Remove this variety from the comparison

Growing

Gardening skill? Average
Cropping Good
Fertility? Not self-fertile
Flowering group? 2
Pollinating others? Good
Flowers over a long period
Ploidy? Diploid
Vigour? Large
Bearing regularity? Regular
Fruit persistence? Ripens over a period

Using

Picking season? Late
Use / keeping? 1-3 days
Flavour quality? Very good
Flavour style Sweeter

Looking after

Overall disease resistance? Good

Identification

Country of origin United States
Period of origin 1800 - 1849
Fruit colour Yellow
Blossom colour White
Leaf colour Green