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Apple trees
Laxton's Fortune

A quietly popular Edwardian era Cox-style apple, developed by the Laxton Brothers Nursery.
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Growing


Apple trees
Laxton's Fortune
Gardening skillExperienced
Self-fertilityPartially self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
Fruit bearingPartial tip-bearer
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
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Using


Apple trees
Laxton's Fortune
Picking seasonMid
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
CroppingGood
Food usesEating fresh
Flavour style (apples)Aromatic
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Problems


Apple trees
Laxton's Fortune
Disease resistanceAverage
ScabSome resistance
CankerSome susceptibility
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Identification


Apple trees
Laxton's Fortune
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Fruit colourGreen / Red
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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