Czar plum variety was raised by a Mr Rivers of Sawbridgeworth and first fruited in 1874. The Russian Emperor was on a visit to the UK at this time, so the plum was named Czar in his honour.
Originated: UK 1874
Flowering Group: 3 (Self-fertile otherwise pollinated by varieties from groups 2, 3 or 4)
Rootstock: St Julian A