Tophit

It is not surprising that ,Tophit' is one of the leading plum varieties for fresh consumption. It is sharka (plum pox virus) tolerant and is often taken as a substitute for ,President'. It convinces by its very large fruits of excellent flavor.

Parents:

,Cacak's Beste' x ,President'

Growth:

medium strong to strong growing, suitable for all cultivation forms

Blossom:

medium early, limited self-fertile (additional pollinators may be for example ,Haroma', ,Presenta' or ,Topper'), rain-resistant

Ripeness:

September, after ,President'

Appearance:

very large, egg-shaped fruits

Quality:

juicy, firm, yellow flesh, can be removed easily from the stone

Taste:

excellent aroma, sweet with harmonious acidity

Crop yield:

early onsetting, high, regular

Special notes:

well-suited for commercial fruit production due to regular high yield and good storability; make thinning to individual fruits; robust tree