Mirabelle (Prunus) Ruby tree in a 12 Litre pot - Bush form - Rootstock St Julian A

£51.99
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111290
Mirabelle (Prunus) Ruby tree

This is the largest fruit of the mirabelles recorded with exceptionally sweet peach flavoured dark red flesh. The tree is unusually upright in habit in comparison to the wide spreading bushy habit of most varieties. Partially self fertile.

A two year tree. Grown in the field to the maiden stage followed by a final year as container grown. A minimum of 3 branches and summer pruned (according to variety) to form an evenly balanced shape with a clear stem of 0.45m. Minimum height 1.10m.

Attributes

  • Rootstock - St Julian A
  • Flowering group 1
  • Picking month - Early September

Rootstock explained:

  • VVA-1 – Semi Dwarf: Good fruit size, yield and winter hardiness
  • Torinel – Semi Dwarf: A specialist rootstock for improved fruiting yield and fruit size
  • Krymsk - Medium: Compatible with apricots, peaches and nectarines. More tolerant of heavy wet soils with better anchorage
  • Wavit – Semi Vigorous: A robust disease resistant, free standing and non suckering rootstock for plum, gage and damson, mirabelles and apricots proven to suit a wide range of soils and conditions
  • St. Julian ‘A’ – Semi Vigorous: This is fully compatible with all plums, damsons, gages, peaches, nectarines and apricots and many ornamental prunus species
  • Brompton - Vigorous:Idea for standards

Please allow up to five days for delivery. Pictures in this listing are library pictures that reflect the trees' main qualities and are for reference only

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