Tophit Plus® Plum

Plum

Parentage: Cacak's Best x President

Description: Tophit Plus is a late eating plum with good eating quality dessert fruit. Flowers early and is partly self-fertile, cross-pollination is recommended for large crops of fruit. Tophit is a very large 60-100 g, oval, steel blue coloured plum with a firm green/yellow aromatic flesh. It crops late in the plum season in early September and can be harvested over a long period, the fruit can also be stored in a fridge for 4-6 weeks. Free stone. Good plum pox resistance. Produces plums on two year wood.

History: Bred by Professor Helmut Jacob, Research Institute Geisenheim, 1987 in Germany

Attributes

  • Uses: Cooking
  • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
  • Picking month: September
  • Pollination group: Pollination group 2

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