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Gage (Prunus) Denniston's Superb
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Dennistons Superb


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.

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning

Uses for this variety

Gage Bite Eating

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 2 Flowering group 2
Self-fertile Self-fertile
Picking month Late August Picking month Late August