Fruit tree catalogue


Gardening skill

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Suitable for beginners
Average
Some needed

Fruit tree categories


Stock availabilitytop


Tree form



Supplied as


Bare-root
Pot-grown

Height after 10 years


Small (dwarf)
Medium (semi-dwarf)
Large (semi-vigorous)
Full-size (standard)

Rootstock


Brompton11
Colt9
Dwarf1
F12/15
Gisela 514
Gisela 61
Krymsk 862
M11621
M2529
M2637
M2733
M926
MM10686
MM1112
Pyrodwarf10
Pyrus c.8
Quince A28
Quince Eline10
Semi-vigorous25
St.Julien63
Torinel4
VVA-126
Wavit17
Weigi 13
Weigi 23

Usingtop


Picking season

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Very early
Early
Mid
Late
Very late

Keeping

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Does not keep
1-3 days
1 week
2-3 weeks
1-2 months
3 months or more

Uses


Good for eating fresh
Good for cooking
Good for juice
Good for cider

Cooking result


Puree
Textured puree
Keeps shape

Growingtop


Planting position


Full sun essential
Full sun preferred
Tolerates partial shade
Tolerates north-facing shade

Flowering group

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1
2
3
4
5
6

Self-fertility

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Self-fertile
Partially self-fertile
Not self-fertile

Ploidy

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Pollinating others

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Good
Average
Poor

Vigour

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Weak growing
Slightly small
Average growth
Slightly large
Large
Very large

Precocity

?
Precocious
Slow to start bearing

Cropping


Heavy
Good
Light

Fruit bearing

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Spur-bearer
Free-spurring
Partial tip-bearer
Tip-bearer

Fruit persistence

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Normal ripening
Fruit drops when ripe
Ripens over a period
Persistent

Bearing regularity

?
Regular
Biennial tendency

Climatetop


Blossom frost-resistance

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Good resistance
Some resistance
Susceptible

Can be grown in


Temperate climates
Mild / damp climates
Warm climates

Disease resistancetop


General resistance

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Good
Average
Poor

Suitable for organic

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Organic / no-spray culture

Canker

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Scab

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Mildew

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Silverleaf

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Fruit identificationtop


Country of origin



Period of origin


1500 - 1549
1550 - 1599
1600 - 1649
1650 - 1699
1700 - 1749
1750 - 1799
1800 - 1849
1850 - 1899
1900 - 1949
1950 - 1999
2000

Fruit colour



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