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Plum, Shropshire Damson

Prunus insititia Shropshire Damson, Prune

  • Type/Rootstock

    Maiden, St Julien A, Bare Root (Sold Out)

  • £21.95
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Maiden StJA Br

A superb culinary variety bearing classic, small, oval, blue-black fruit with distinctive astringent rich flavour, juicy green-yellow flesh and which make incomparable jam. Also known as Prune Damson. Moderate but reliable cropper. Compact habit so suitable for smaller gardens. Traditional hedgerow tree which is a native 17th century Shropshire variety and is tolerant of a damp climate.


Plum, Shropshire Damson is in pollination group 3, it is reasonably self-fertile but will fruit better with a pollinator. Choose a pollinator in group 2 or 3, click here for a list of suitable plums trees.

    • SKU
  • Pollination
    • Pollination Group
      Group 3
  • Type/Rootstock
    • Type/Rootstock
      Maiden, St Julien A, Bare Root
    • Plant Type
    • Rootstock
      St Julien A
  • Season of Use
    • Season of Use
      Mid-late September
    • Month
  • Awards
    • Awards
      RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Native/Wildlife/Evergreen
    • RHS Plants for Pollinators