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SWEET CHRISTINE
PLUM VARIETY

Sweet Christine plum is a red-flesh variety that is harvested late in the season. Its flavor is good, sub-acid and sweet (Brix: 21).

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//Sweet Christine Plum Variety

Sweet Christine

Deep red flesh color, excellent sweet taste, high yields.
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A few words about the Sweet Christine plum variety

Category : PLUMS

Sweet Christine plum is a red-flesh variety that is harvested late in the season.

It originates from a random selection of seedlings of the new varieties program of the Israeli company Ben-Dor. Tsesmelis Nursery has the exclusive rights to reproduce and sell this variety in Greece.

As a tree, it has semi-erect behavior and medium vigor. It can thrive in areas with few or several cold hours. It blooms in the middle-late season and has abundant flowering.

The fruit is 55 / 70mm in size and spherical in shape. Sweet Christine quickly enters production which is high every year. Its flavor is good, sub-acid and sweet (Brix: 21). The color of the fruit is dark-blue to dark-black. Inside the color is deep red.

It has good firmness and is easy to handle by the producers. It can be maintained as 40 days in normal cold storage facilities with minimum fruit quality degradation.

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