Brookgold Plum Tree - Zone 2 - Sweet and Juicy Freestone Plum -

Brookgold Plum Tree - Zone 2 - Sweet and Juicy Freestone Plum

Brookgold plum is a deliciously sweet freestone plum for fresh eating. Hardy to zone 2 with yellow flesh and a delicate golden exterior.

HeightAvailabilityPriceQuantitySubtotal
1-2 Feetin stock$35.00$0.00
2-3 Feetin stock$40.00$0.00
3-5 Feetin stock$45.00$0.00
Total$0.00

The Fruit

This free stone plum is on average about 2.5 to 3 centimetres in diameter. It has tender skin of a brilliant almost translucent golden hue and juicy yellow flesh. Flavour is very sweet and ideal for fresh eating, relatively good for canning. The fruit are mature in mid-August.

The Tree

Brookgold is quite vigorous and hardy to zone 2.

Its Origins

Brookgold variety was developed at the Alberta Department of Agriculture and Forestry’s Crop Diversification Center South in Brooks, Alberta. It was first introduced in 1979.

CharacteristicValue
Height at maturity4-5 metres (13-16 feet)
Spacing4 metres (12-15 feet)
Hardiness zone2
SoilWell drained
Sun / shadeFull sun
FloweringMid-May
HarvestMid-August
Average fruit weight
Fruit colorGolden yellow
Years to bear fruit6
Pollination
Latin namePrunus Brookgold
Average diameter of fruit2.5 to 3 cm
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