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Dual-purpose apples

Dual-purpose apples are versatile and can be used for eating fresh or for cooking with.

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    Bardsey

    Bardsey apple trees
    A hardy disease-resistant apple, discovered growing on an island off the west coast of Wales.
    £50.50buy
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 2
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    Blenheim Orange

    Blenheim Orange is a classic English dual-purpose apple, useful for dessert and culinary purposes.
    £50.50 - £55.00buy
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Awards: RHS AGM (current)
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    Charles Ross

    Charles Ross apple trees
    Charles Ross is a very attractive classic English dual-purpose apple.
    £50.50buy
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Awards: RHS AGM (current)
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    Coul Blush

    Coul Blush is an early-season dual-purpose apple from Scotland.
    • Picking season: Early
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 2
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    Crispin

    Crispin (also known as Mutsu) is a high quality apple from Japan, with a good flavour, and also sharp enough for cooking.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    Eden®

    A new dual-purpose apple which has a naturally non-browning flesh, ideal for salads and fresh apple juice.
    £51.50 - £55.00buy
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 2
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    James Grieve

    James Grieve is the classic Scottish dual-purpose apple. It can be eaten fresh, and is also excellent for juicing and cooking.
    £50.50 - £55.00buy
    • Picking season: Mid
    • Self-fertility: Partially self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Awards: RHS AGM (current)
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    Jumbo

    A dual-purpose apple, named for the exceptionally large size of its fruits.
    £52.00 - £54.00buy
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
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    King of the Pippins

    King of the Pippins apple trees
    A popular and versatile dual-purpose apple, widely grown in the Victorian era.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Partially self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 4
    • Awards: RHS AGM (current)
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    Lady Henniker

    A well-regarded Victorian dual-purpose apple, easy to grow.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 4
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    Orleans Reinette

    Orleans Reinette apple trees
    Orleans Reinette is a traditional French apple variety, and remains popular for its old-fashioned flavour.
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 4
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    Ribston Pippin

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

    Tickled Pink apple trees
    A new red-fleshed apple variety, with attractive crimson blossom, also known as Baya® Marisa.
    £51.50 - £56.00buy
    • Picking season: Late
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 4