Jubileum is a red-purple European-type plum with small brown spots and a green-yellow background. It is similar to Victoria, but slightly larger and darker. It is a good eating and culinary plum with a slight tang to balance the sweetness. Jubileum is said to be equal to Victoria as an eating plum.
Jubileum is a mid-season plum, slightly earlier than Victoria.
Good Fruit Guide Rating: ****
Jubileum is a lovely, sweet, soft European-type plum.
Soft, sweet, succulent.
Names: Jubileum; Jubilee.
Origin: Jubileum resulted from a cross between Giant x Yakima and was bred by SLU Balsgård in Sweden in 1985. The variety was launched in UK in 1988.
Grown in: UK, Northern Europe.
Harvest & Availability:
- August: UK