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Apple trees
Reverend W. Wilks

A widely-grown and well-regarded English cooking apple.
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Growing


Apple trees
Reverend W. Wilks
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Flowering group2
Pollinating othersAverage
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
Climate suitabilityMild damp climates
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Using


Apple trees
Reverend W. Wilks
Picking seasonEarly
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
CroppingGood
Food usesCulinary
Traditional cooker
Flavour style (apples)Sweet/Sharp
Cooking resultPuree
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Problems


Apple trees
Reverend W. Wilks
Disease resistanceGood
ScabSome resistance
CankerSome resistance
MildewSome resistance
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Identification


Apple trees
Reverend W. Wilks
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
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