Reeves is a European-type plum. It has a less elongated shape than many similar varieties being more rounded, but is recognisible by its purple-red colouration and pale green-yellow background. The skin is thin and smooth, and the pale yellow flesh becomes fairly soft when ripe.  Flavour and sweetness are good without being spectacular.

Reeves is a mid-season plum.

Good Fruit Guide Rating: ***

Reeves is a good eating plum, but not normally rated as exceptional.

Sweet, slightly firm, enjoyable.

Names: Reeves

Origin: Canada, 1940

Grown in: UK

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