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Fruit tree comparison - Saturn
Apple trees

Saturn

An attractive modern English apple, crisp flesh and an excellent flavour.  Remove this variety from the comparison

Growing

Gardening skill?Suitable for beginners
CroppingHeavy
Fertility?Not self-fertile
Flowering group?3
Pollinating others?Average
Ploidy?Diploid
Vigour?Average growth
Precocity?Precocious
Bearing regularity?Regular
Fruit bearing?Spur-bearer

Using

Picking season?Mid
Use / keeping?2-3 weeks
Flavour quality?Very good
Flavour styleSweeter

Looking after

Overall disease resistance?Good

Identification

Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Fruit colourRed
Blossom colourPink - light
Leaf colourGreen