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Gras Romanesc Plum on Marianna GF 8-1 (Spring 2021)


A highly-regarded German plum. Also known as Herrenhauser Mirabelle, Herrenhausen Mirabelle.

From NYFQ 2006: "Maroon/purple skin with green/amber flesh that often exceeds 25% soluble solids when tree ripe. The fruit is round-oblong and averages about one inch in diameter. Texture is somewhat crisp when eaten at best fresh market maturity level. It stores very well with sugar increasing in storage. Fruit ripens mid-September in Geneva, and it is self-incompatible. It is pollenized effectively by French Damson and Castleton™."

Until recently we erroneously labeled this plum Herrenhausen Mirabelle.

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From NYFQ 2006: "Maroon/purple skin with green/amber flesh that often exceeds 25% soluble solids when tree ripe. The fruit is round-oblong and averages about one inch in diameter. Texture is somewhat crisp when eaten at best fresh market maturity level. It stores very well with sugar increasing in storage. Fruit ripens mid-September in Geneva, and it is self-incompatible. It is pollenized effectively by French Damson and Castleton™."

Until recently we erroneously labeled this plum Herrenhausen Mirabelle.


The Fruit

Fruit Type

Category: Plum
Subcategory: European

Fruit Uses & Storage

Uses: fresh eating, jam, baking, canning, freezing, jelly, sauce
Storage duration: one to three months (approximate, depending on storage conditions)

Fruit Appearance

Skin color: blue
Flesh color: yellow

Fruit Origins

Parentage: unknown
Origin:
Introduced in:
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The Environment

Calendar & Geography

USDA zones: 5 - 8
Chill hours: 0
Ripening date: Sep 16 (approximate, in New York State) + 15 days after Stanley

Tree Height & Spacing

Rootstock: Marianna GF 8-1 Rootstock
Rootstock size class: Standard (100% Size)
Tree spacing (natural spread of tree): 35'
Good for wildlife planting? N

Diseases & Pests

Gras Romanesc Plum on Marianna GF 8-1 does not have any diseases or pests associated with it at this time.

Pollination

Pollination Factors

Bloom group:
Is it self-fertile? N
Is it fertile? Y
Ploidy: Diploid
Rootstock size class: Standard (100% Size)

Pollination Partners

This table shows the first few results from a full search for pollenizers of Gras Romanesc Plum on Marianna GF 8-1. Please see our Pollenizer Search to run other queries and read how the application uses various factors. Also read more about fruit tree pollination.

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