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Apple trees
Stirling Castle

A traditional Scottish cooker from the Victorian era, with a good sharp flavour.
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Growing


Apple trees
Stirling Castle
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityPartially self-fertile
Flowering group2
Pollinating othersAverage
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
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Using


Apple trees
Stirling Castle
Picking monthSeptember
Picking seasonMid
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
CroppingHeavy
Food usesCulinary
Traditional cooker
Flavour style (apples)Sharper
Cooking resultPuree
Juice styleSharper
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Problems


Apple trees
Stirling Castle
Disease resistanceGood
ScabVery resistant
MildewSome susceptibility
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Identification


Apple trees
Stirling Castle
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1800 - 1849
Fruit colourGreen
Flesh colourWhite
Fruit sizeLarge
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