Plum

Variety: Topend Plus (S)

Species: Prunus domestica

Origin

Breeder, Place Prof. Dr. Helmut Jacob, Research Institute Geisenheim, Germany
Intellectual property Artevos, Germany
Parents Cacaks Beste x Valor, 1994
Crossing number P 36-17
Property rights registered for EU plant variety rights

Blossom

Blooming date medium early, robust blossom
Fertility partially self-fertile, cross-pollination recommended
Pollinator Juna (S), Katinka (S), Hanka (S), Cacaks Schöne, BLUE FROST™ HOH 7302 (S), Jojo (S), Haroma (S), JOFELA™ HOH 7346 (S), Tophit Plus (S), Presenta (S)

Fruit

Ripening time very late, 13. plum week, long harvesting period
Scale, shape large, 45-55 mm, > 60 g, ovoid to ellipsoid
Colour dark blue, medium bloom
Fruit flesh greenish yellow, firm, juicy
Taste refreshing and sweet-aromatic
Cracking sensitivity low
Stone separability freestone
Plum pox tolerant
Storage very good

Tree

Vigour medium strong, very good branching, compact crown, good leaf to fruit ratio, dark green leaves
Crop load medium to high from an early age, low tendency to biennial bearing

Evaluation

Topend Plus (S) is the latest ripening dessert plum in our range. The very attractive fruits should ripen well on the tree to develop their excellent taste.

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