Lindsey Gage Gage

Description: Lindsey is one of the sweetest and tastiest of gages and less prone to cracking. Round, small to medium sized. Like most good greengages cropping can be light. Very similar to the Cambridge gage. Beautiful clusters of white flowers in the spring.

History: Originated from the area of Lindsey in Lincolnshire.

Pollination Partners: Gage Cambridge Gage Dennistons Superb Plum Czar Plum Victoria Mirabelle de Nancy Mirabelle Ruby Damson Merryweather Damson Shropshire Prune

Attributes

  • Picking month: Early August
  • Uses: Cooking
  • Uses: Eating
  • Pollination group 2

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