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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
Gather William pears, or Williams's pears, to be didactic, as they are named after a Mr Williams who was the first person to distribute Bon Chretien pears in England. They are the palest gold with rough dark freckling, and delicious beyond words.   (Ronald Blythe)