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Bountiful

Culinary plum

Prunus domestica L.

Raised in 1900 by Laxton Bros., Ltd. at Bedford and introduced in 1926. Received Award of Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society in 1926. Fruits have firm but not very juicy flesh with a little sweet flavour.

Synonyms:
Laxton's Bountiful
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1925 - 002

Accession name
Laxton's Bountiful
Flowering time  ›››
15th April10% flowering
19th AprilFull (80%) flowering
29th April90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid August 1
Size
medium/medium-large 1
Shape
Oval 1
Weight
39.40 g 1
Stalk Length
11.61 1
Skin Colour
Purple-red 1
Stalk Length
11.61 mm 1
Stone
Semi-freestone 1


References:
1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.