Apple trees for Devon and Cornwall

Varieties: 11 | Clear all

Gardening skill

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Suitable for beginners4
Average6
Some needed1

Fruit tree categories

Apple trees11
Cherry trees1
Plum trees3

Stock availabilitytop


Tree form


1-year5
2-year2
2-year bush-trained5
Patio-trained2
Half standard3
Standard 1.75m2
Cordon1
Fan-trained1
Spindle-bush2

Supplied as


Bare-root7
Pot-grown4

Height after 10 years


Small (dwarf)3
Medium (semi-dwarf)2
Large (semi-vigorous)7
Full-size (standard)2

Rootstock


M1161
M252
M262
M272
M93
MM1067

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Picking season

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Very early1
Early4
Mid1
Late4
Very late1

Keeping

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Does not keep
1-3 days1
1 week2
2-3 weeks4
1-2 months1
3 months or more3

Uses


Good for eating fresh9
Good for cooking4
Good for juice7
Good for cider1

Cooking result


Puree2
Textured puree
Keeps shape1

Growingtop


Planting position


Full sun essential
Full sun preferred7
Tolerates partial shade4
Tolerates north-facing shade

Flowering group

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1
24
34
43
5
6

Self-fertility

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Self-fertile2
Partially self-fertile3
Not self-fertile6

Ploidy

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Diploid10
Other1

Pollinating others

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Good
Average7
Poor3

Vigour

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Weak growing1
Slightly small3
Average growth4
Slightly large2
Large1
Very large

Precocity

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Precocious3
Slow to start bearing1

Cropping


Heavy4
Good5
Light1

Fruit bearing

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Spur-bearer7
Free-spurring
Partial tip-bearer4
Tip-bearer

Fruit persistence

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Normal ripening6
Fruit drops when ripe2
Ripens over a period
Persistent

Bearing regularity

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Regular9
Biennial tendency1

Climatetop


Blossom frost-resistance

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Good resistance5
Some resistance2
Susceptible

Can be grown in


Temperate climates10
Mild / damp climates11
Warm climates

Disease resistancetop


General resistance

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Good11
Average2
Poor

Suitable for organic

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Organic / no-spray culture6

Canker

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Very resistant2
Some resistance9
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Scab

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Very resistant5
Some resistance6
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Mildew

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Very resistant1
Some resistance5
Neutral
Some susceptibility1
Very susceptible

Silverleaf

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Fruit identificationtop


Country of origin


Germany 1
United Kingdom10

Period of origin


1500 - 1549
1550 - 1599
1600 - 1649
1650 - 1699
1700 - 1749
1750 - 17992
1800 - 1849
1850 - 18993
1900 - 19493
1950 - 19992
20001

Fruit colour


Green / Red1
Orange / Red2
Orange flush2
Red4
Russet2

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Apple trees that are suited to the mild but damp climates of Devon and Cornwall.

  • Apple trees
    Annie Elizabeth Apple trees

    Annie Elizabeth

    A traditional English cooking apple, with a sweet flavour, which keeps its shape when cooked.  compare
    From £19.50 to £28.45
    Flowering: 4partly self-fertile
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Cooking 
  • Apple trees
    Bardsey Apple trees

    Bardsey

    A hardy disease-resistant apple, discovered growing on an island off the west coast of Wales.  compare
    From £18.95 to £31.50
    Flowering: 2
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Eating | Cooking | Juice 
  • Apple trees
    Beauty of Bath Apple trees

    Beauty of Bath

    One of the earliest English apples, ripening in early August.  compare
    From £19.50 to £31.95
    Flowering: 3
    Pick: Very early-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Apple trees
    Cornish Aromatic Apple trees

    Cornish Aromatic

    An attractive late-season apple from Cornwall, with a good aromatic flavour.  compare
    From £19.50
    Flowering: 2
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Apple trees
    D'Arcy Spice Apple trees

    D'Arcy Spice

    An old English apple variety, yet with a unique flavour and many unusual qualities.  compare
    From £19.50
    Flowering: 4partly self-fertile
    Pick: Very late-season
    Uses: Eating | Cooking | Juice 
  • Apple trees
    Discovery Apple trees

    Discovery  Best seller

    Discovery is the definitive early-season English apple variety, makes a good fruit tree for the garden.  compare
    From £18.95 to £55.95
    Flowering: 3
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Eating | Juice 
  • Apple trees
    Pinova Apple trees

    Pinova®

    An attractive disease-resistant dessert apple, capable of producing good clean fruit without chemical sprays.  compare
    From £27.95
    Flowering: 4
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Eating | Juice 
  • Apple trees
    Reverend W. Wilks Apple trees

    Reverend W. Wilks

    A widely-grown and well-regarded English cooking apple.  compare
    From £18.95 to £31.50
    Flowering: 2self-fertile
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Cooking 
  • Apple trees
    Rosette Apple trees

    Rosette®  Best seller

    Probably the best-flavoured of the pink-fleshed apple varieties, and produces lovely pink juice.  compare
    From £18.95 to £37.95
    Flowering: 2
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Eating | Juice 
  • Apple trees
    Saint Edmund's Russet Apple trees

    Saint Edmund's Russet

    Not as well known as other russets, St. Edmund's Russet is nevertheless one of the best.  compare
    From £18.95 to £31.95
    Flowering: 3partly self-fertile
    Pick: Mid-season
    Uses: Eating | Juice | Cider
  • Apple trees
    Sunset Apple trees

    Sunset  Best seller

    Sunset is a popular garden alternative to Cox, easier to grow, with a sweet aromatic flavour.  compare
    From £18.95 to £55.95
    Flowering: 3self-fertile
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Eating | Juice