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Opal

Opal, photo courtesy of terentino/flickr.com

Opal, photo courtesy of terentino/flickr.com

A lovely plum to eat; the tree begins to crop quite early in life. It ripens by mid-August and the fruit is of good size. Does best with a pollinator, however it is partially self-fertile. This variety was raised in Sweden and therefore it is suitable for the North.

Click here to go to the Tree Varieties page, where you can select this and other varieties in a provisional order

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