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St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref K1

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
K1
Tree Type Plum
Variety Czar
Rootstock St Julien A
Date Planted 15 March 2010
Tree Description A reliable heavy cropping small purple-black cooking plum. Upright in growth and hardy. A July and August plum.
Comments Fruiting well elsewhere in St. James (RP & CS).
Orchard Map
There is a heavy, unbearable sadness at the sight of a fruit tree whose crop has been left to rot at its feet.   ((c) Nigel Slater,The Kitchen Diaries II, 2012)