Black Splendor plum

Fruit tree variety from ANFIC

Commercial or trial status
Commercial
Pollinators
Other early plums e.g. Santa Rosa. This extra-early bloomer requires a pollinator.
Related Rootstocks
Origin

A USA plum variety

Maturity
Early season plum. It is a USDA release that ripens early to mid-December and one week before Santa Rosa.
Fruit
Oblate fruit, medium in size.
Skin
Blue/black with mahogany colour on the shoulders.
Flesh
Beet-red flesh with a tart flavour.
Comments

This fruit is larger and earlier than the industry standard, Santa Rosa. This variety has an estimated chilling requirement of 500 hours.