Mirabelle-Plum

Variety: Bellamira (S)

Species: Prunus domestica

Origin

Breeder, Place Prof. Dr. Helmut Jacob, Research institute Geisenheim, Germany
Intellectual property Artevos, Germany
Parents Cacaks Beste x Nancymirabelle, 1994
Crossing number P 34-56
Property rights registered for EU plant variety rights

Blossom

Blooming date medium late to late
Fertility self-fertile

Fruit

Ripening time medium, 6. plum week, 3-5 days before 'Nancymirabelle'
Scale, shape large, Ø 30 mm, 20 g, globose
Colour yellow green to yellow, strong bloom, on sunny side light red cheek
Fruit flesh yellowish, medium firm, very juicy
Taste aromatic-sweetish
Cracking sensitivity low, less susceptible to Monilia
Stone separability good
Plum pox tolerant

Tree

Vigour medium to strong growing, semi-upright, at mature stage spreading, good branching
Crop load from an early age, high and regular, low tendency to biennial bearing

Evaluation

This attractive, large mirabelle-plum expands the picking season of the classic 'Nancymirabelle' season. It is well suited for dessert fruit and processing.

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