Summer 2022We are now accepting pre-orders for delivery from September onwards for pot-grown trees and December onwards for bare-rooted trees.
Orange Pippin Trees UK logo
Reset comparisons

Fruit tree comparisons


Apple trees
Charles Ross

Charles Ross is a very attractive classic English dual-purpose apple.
remove

Growing


Apple trees
Charles Ross
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
top

Using


Apple trees
Charles Ross
Picking seasonMid
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
CroppingGood
Food usesEating fresh
Culinary
Dual purpose
Flavour style (apples)Sweeter
Cooking resultKeeps shape
top

Problems


Apple trees
Charles Ross
Disease resistanceGood
ScabVery resistant
top

Identification


Apple trees
Charles Ross
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1850 - 1899
Fruit colourOrange / Red
AwardsRHS AGM (current)
top