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Apple trees
Lord Derby

Lord Derby is a high-quality mid/late-season traditional English cooking apple, cooks to a chunky puree.
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Growing


Apple trees
Lord Derby
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group4
Pollinating othersAverage
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Apple trees
Lord Derby
Picking seasonLate
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
CroppingGood
Food usesCulinary
Juice
Traditional cooker
Flavour style (apples)Sharper
Cooking resultTextured puree
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Problems


Apple trees
Lord Derby
Disease resistanceGood
ScabVery resistant
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Identification


Apple trees
Lord Derby
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1850 - 1899
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