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Apple trees
Norfolk Royal Russet

Norfolk Royal Russet is a glorious golden-russet apple which tastes as good as it looks.
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Apple trees
Norfolk Royal Russet
Picking seasonMid
CroppingGood
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
Fruit persistenceNormal ripening
Flavour qualityVery good
WildlifeRHS perfect for pollinators
Flavour style (apples)Sweet/Sharp
Food usesEating fresh
Discoloration of fruitOxidising
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Growing


Apple trees
Norfolk Royal Russet
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourAverage vigour
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Norfolk Royal Russet
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Climate


Apple trees
Norfolk Royal Russet
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
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Identification


Apple trees
Norfolk Royal Russet
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Flower colourPink - light
Leaf colourGreen
Fruit colourRusset
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