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Mirabelle (Prunus) Countess
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Countess

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

Uses for this variety

Suitable for cooking Cooking
Mirabelle Bite Eating

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 1 Flowering group 1
Picking month  August Picking month August