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Scotch Dumpling

Scotch Dumpling is a large Scottish cooking apple. Cooks to a frothy puree with a good flavour.  Remove this variety from the comparison


Gardening skill?Average
Fertility?Not self-fertile
Flowering group?2
Pollinating others?Average
Vigour?Average growth
Bearing regularity?Regular
Fruit bearing?Free-spurring
Fruit persistence?Normal ripening


Picking season?Early
Use / keeping?2-3 weeks
Flavour quality?Good
Flavour styleSharper
Cooking resultPuree

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Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Fruit colourGreen / Red
Blossom colourPink - dark
Leaf colourGreen