Image coming soon

River's Early Prolific Bush (Brompton)

£27.00
Size: 
Bush (Brompton)
Type: 
Dual Purpose
Fertility: 
partially self-fertile
Rootstock: 
Brompton
SKU: PLURIVEP-45406
Adding to basket… The item has been added

Description

Introduced around 1830 by Mr. Thomas Rivers, a nurseryman of Sawbridgeworth, this makes a small compact tree with small round purple fruit that have a lavender bloom. The flesh is golden yellow, and when fully ripe the fruit make for very pleasant eating - firm but sweet - but is also excellent for cooking and bottling.This partially self-fertile dual-purpose Plum is believed to have originated from Berkshire, UK in 1830