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Gage (Prunus) Early Transparent
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Early Transparent


Description: Early Transparent is the most unusual gage with large, round attractive fruits that are flushed with a red cheek and translucent skin. Flesh is golden yellow, juicy and fairly sweet. Good for desserts, jams and for canning. Regular and heavy cropper.

History: Raised by Thomas Rivers of Sawbridge, Herts, UK in 1866. It first fruited in 1869 and was later introduced in 1873. Recieved a First Class Certificate from the Royal Horticultural Society in 1898.

Uses for this variety

Suitable for cooking Cooking
Gage Bite Eating

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 3 Flowering group 3
Self-fertile Self-fertile
Picking month Early August Picking month Early August