Plum is said to be one of the first cultivated fruit by humans. While Prunus domestica is related to East European and Caucasian mountains, Prunus salicina and Prunus simonii are originated in Asia
Plums are medium size fruits, between 2 and 7 centimetres in diameter, often oval shaped with a firm and juicy pulp. Reine Claude d'Oullins plums have a skin ranging in colour from green to yellowish, with a pale blue "blush". They are considered tangy, sweet and flavored. Giffard Pear has a sprightly and vinous flavor with a spicy perfume. The pear tree is remarkably distinct in its growth, wood, and foliage. Since Giffard Pear ripens early, it has to be picked when still green as they ripen from the inside out. This medium-sized fruit will ripen to yellow-green with red blushing and dots.
Plums contain many nutrients including antioxidants (vitamins C and K in particular), carbohydrate, dietary fiber and minerals such as potassium, phosphorus and magnesium... Navel oranges are high in Vitamin C. Health benefits include strengthening of heart condition and overall of the immune system. Pears are an excellent, healthy part of the diet. They contain fiber, which helps the digestive system work smoothly and may help lower cholesterol levels. They also contain calcium, iron, protein, antioxidants and vitamin C.
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Reine Claude d'Oullins Plum & Giffard Pear
|Min. Weight:||2.5 KG|
|Est. # of Fruits:||25 - 30 plums & 20 pears|
|Est. # of Unique Fruits:||2|
|* # of fruits is only an estimation that may change from time to time. On the other hand, we make sure that minimum weight is respected.|