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Apple trees
Jumbo

A dual-purpose apple, named for the exceptionally large size of its fruits.
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Growing


Apple trees
Jumbo
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersPoor
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
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Using


Apple trees
Jumbo
Picking monthSeptember
Picking seasonLate
Keeping (of fruit)3 months or more
CroppingHeavy
Food usesEating fresh
Culinary
Dual purpose
Flavour style (apples)Sharper
Cooking resultKeeps shape
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Problems


Apple trees
Jumbo
Disease resistanceGood
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Identification


Apple trees
Jumbo
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Fruit colourOrange / Red
Flesh colourCream
Fruit sizeVery large
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