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Agostana

Culinary plum

Prunus domestica L.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1958 - 153

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1958 from Ansaloni's nursery, Bologna, Italy. Fruits have medium to soft, pale greenish yellow flesh, which is not very juicy, with a rather insipid flavour. Trees are susceptible to Bacterial Canker.

Accession name
Agostana
Flowering time  ›››
18th April10% flowering
21st AprilFull (80%) flowering
30th April90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid August 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Long 1
Weight
21.57 g 1
Stalk Length
12.26 1
Skin Colour
Yellow-green/Purple-red 1
Stalk Length
12.26 mm 1
Stone
Semi-freestone 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.