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Laxton's Supreme

Dessert & Culinary plum

Prunus domestica L.

Raised in 1904 by Laxton Bros. at Bedford and introduced in 1913. Fruits have soft, very juicy flesh which is very sweet and rich.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1952 - 007

Accession name
Laxton's Supreme
Flowering time  ›››
16th April10% flowering
20th AprilFull (80%) flowering
30th April90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid-Late August 1
medium-large 1
Oval 1
37.78 g 1
Stalk Length
12.02 1
Skin Colour
Yellow-green/Purple-red 1
Stalk Length
12.02 mm 1
Clingstone 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.