Dennistons Superb Gage

Gage

Description: Dennistons Superb, also known as 'Imperial Gage' is the most reliable cropping gage. Pale green skin, fruits are large and round. Transparent sweet flesh with a classic gage-like rich flavour, moderately juicy and sweet. The skin is slightly bitter. Recommended for Midlands and Northern regions.

History: Raised at Prince's Nursery, Albany, New York, USA around 1790 by Mr Denniston. Recieved an Award of Garden Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society.

Attributes

  • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
  • Pollination group: Pollination group 2
  • Picking month: August
  • Uses: Eating

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