Rivers Early Prolific stepover


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Rivers Early Prolific stepover
This is a well known early variety with very bountiful crops of well flavoured fruits.

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Stepover trees are used primarily for edging a border or pathway or to divide the kitchen/vegetable garden. These very tiny trees are just 18” in height with two side laterals from the main stem forming a capital ‘T’ shape. The stepover tree is an ormamental addition to your garden and these trees are grown on the Pixy rootstock. Plant 120-150cm’s apart.

This rather old and well known variety is a popular choice for early-season Plums. Nearly always does well, this blue/purple Plum has a goiod flavour.

Rivers Early Prolific dwarf plum tree – season

Late July and early August ripening.

Rivers Early Prolific Plum – appearance & flavour

Medium sized oval deep blue/purple. Yellow-gold flesh, juicy and sub-acid, mostly used for cooking purposes.

Rivers Early Prolific – pollination

Pollinates with a wide range of varieties such as:



Pershore Yellow

Pershore Purple




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