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Fruit tree comparison - Laxton's Superb
Apple trees

Laxton's Superb

Laxton's Superb is a deservedly popular English late-season dessert apple from the Victorian era.  Remove this variety from the comparison

Growing

Gardening skill?Average
CroppingHeavy
Fertility?Partially self-fertile
Flowering group?4
Pollinating others?Average
Ploidy?Diploid
Vigour?Slightly large
Bearing regularity?Biennial tendency
Fruit bearing?Spur-bearer
Fruit persistence?Normal ripening

Using

Picking season?Late
Use / keeping?1-2 months
Flavour quality?Good
Flavour styleSweeter

Looking after

Overall disease resistance?Average

Identification

Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1850 - 1899
Fruit colourOrange / Red
Leaf colourGreen