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Growing

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Using

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Bacterial canker

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Fruit size

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Awards

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Varieties list

  • Apple trees

    Adams Pearmain

    Adams' Pearmain is a popular Victorian-era English apple with a distinctive 'pearmain' shape.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
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    Ballerina Samba®

    One of the best-flavoured Ballerina minarette-type apple varieties.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
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    Bright Future

    Bright Future apple trees
    An excellent late-season English apple with a very good sweet/sharp flavour and crisp hard flesh.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
  • Apple trees

    Christmas Pippin®

    Christmas Pippin apple trees
    Christmas Pippin is a new high-yielding Cox-style apple, discovered as a chance seedling tree.
    • Awards: RHS AGM (current)
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
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    Core BlimeyTM

    Core Blimey is a red Cox-style eating apple, suitable for most areas of the UK.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
  • Apple trees

    Herefordshire Russet

    Herefordshire Russet is a modern russet apple variety, with an excellent strong Cox-like flavour.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
  • Apple trees

    Jupiter

    Jupiter is a popular Cox-style apple with a slightly stronger flavour.
    • Awards: RHS AGM (current)
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
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    Kidd's Orange Red

    Kidd's Orange Red is one of the best Cox-style apples, aromatic, sweet, and easy to grow.
    • Awards: RHS AGM (current)
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
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    Little PaxTM

    A new English apple variety, recently discovered on the Isle of Wight - but its appearance and flavour hark back to the Victorian era.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
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    Melrose

    Melrose is a well-regarded American apple, with a pleasant sweet flavour.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
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    Ribston Pippin

    A handsome English apple from the 18th century.
    • Awards: RHS AGM (current)
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
  • Apple trees

    Rosemary Russet

    Rosemary Russet apple trees
    A classic English russet apple, but not as well known as its Victorian contemporaries.
    • Awards: RHS AGM (current)
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
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    Rubinette

    Considered by many to be the best-tasting apple ever, Rubinette has a perfect sweet / sharp flavour.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
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    William Crump

    William Crump apple trees
    A little-known high quality English apple, related to Cox and Worcester Pearmain.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
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    Winter Gem

    Winter Gem is a late-season apple variety with a very good aromatic flavour.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile