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Hauszwetsche German Prune

Hauszwetsche is a damson-like Quetsche or Zwetsche plum, ideal for German-style cakes and desserts.
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Growing


Plum trees
Hauszwetsche German Prune
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Flowering group4
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Bearing regularityRegular
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Using


Plum trees
Hauszwetsche German Prune
Picking seasonLate
CroppingHeavy
Keeping1 week
Useful forEating fresh
Culinary
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Problems


Plum trees
Hauszwetsche German Prune
Disease resistanceGood
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Climate


Plum trees
Hauszwetsche German Prune
Climate typeTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
Warm climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Plum trees
Hauszwetsche German Prune
Country of originGermany
Period of origin1800 - 1849
Flower colourWhite
Fruit colourBlue - dark
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