In our area less known hybrid plum DONCHANKA RANNAJA , belongs to new varieties, it was bred in Ukraine. It is suitable for gardeners in peripheral areas where classic plums do not thrive. It is valued for its tasty fruit and high resistance to plum diseases and high hardiness.
The growth is weak , the crown is medium dense , it has a round shape.
The fruits are medium sized, round about 60g. The colour is dark red at full maturity to black. The fruit has a firm skin with a fine waxy coating. Suitable for direct consumption or processing, they do not lose quality in transit.
The taste is sweet and sour, juicy.
It ripens in early July.
It likes permeable, fertile soil. Adequate watering is advisable during the period of fruit formation. The trees can be planted all year round, they have a fully developed root system, which increases the onset of full fruiting.
It is also suitable for marginal areas because of its late flowering. It is undemanding to cultivate and likes a sunny position.
It has a high resistance to diseases and viruses. It is suitable for organic cultivation without the use of sprays.