Countess Mirabelle

Mirabelle

Description: Countess is a new dual-purpose variety, superb, round, dark red-purple plummy fruit with a lovely flavour. The flesh is red to yellow with a wonderful melting texture, juicy, sweet and rich in flavour. Excellent eating quality but can also be used in cooking. Freestone, the stone comes alway from the flesh when fully ripe. Stunning white blossom in the spring.

History: Developed in Ukraine around 1950.

Pollination Partners: Mirabelle Golden Sphere Mirabelle Gypsy Plum Avalon Plum Herman Plum Rivers Early Prolific Gage Jefferson Gage Dennistons Superb Gage Golden Sphere

Attributes

  • Uses: Cooking
  • Uses: Eating
  • Picking month: August
  • Pollination group: Pollination group 1

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