Royal Chico

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Royal Chico
Maturity midseason
Growth habit det.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color red
Fruit shape plum
Fruit size medium
Fruit type paste, canner, cooking
Variety type open-pollinated
Country unknown
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Royal Chico - ripe fruit. 2013-09-09.


Compact bushy plants, light green regular leaf foliage. Small red plum-shaped fruits are firm and meaty, about 1-2 oz. Flavor is very good and sweet. Perfect for canning and marinating in small jars, or for sauce. Good keeper. (very limited, 15 seeds/packet)

Seed source:

Peter Gallant, Charlottetown, Prince Edwards Island, Canada 07 / Geza Korbely, Hungary

Year grown: 2013

Location: Zone 7b, PNW, Anmore, BC, Canada (760 ft above sea level)


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  • This variety has been offered in the SSE Yearbooks since the 80s.

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