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Plum trees
Victoria

Victoria is the classic English plum - attractive fruit, good for eating, and outstanding flavour for cooking. It's also easy to grow and very productive.
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Growing


Plum trees
Victoria
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersGood
Bearing regularityRegular
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Using


Plum trees
Victoria
Picking seasonMid
CroppingHeavy
Keeping1 week
Useful forEating fresh
Culinary
Dual purpose
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Problems


Plum trees
Victoria
Disease resistancePoor
SilverleafVery susceptible
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Climate


Plum trees
Victoria
Climate typeTemperate climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
Cold (< 20C / 67F)
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Identification


Plum trees
Victoria
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1800 - 1849
Flower colourWhite
Fruit colourRed
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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