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Queen of the RealmTM apple trees

Malus domestica
Queen of the Realm
  • Picking season: Late
  • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
  • Flowering group: 3
A new apple variety, released in 2022 to celebrate the Queen's platinum jubilee.

Queen of the Realm apple trees for sale


All pot-grown trees are suitable for planting out in the garden, some are suitable for growing in containers.

  • PG12-year bush-trained 12L pot-grown tree MM106 rootstock £56.75
    Large tree (3m-5m after 10 years)


  • BR11-year bare-root tree MM106 rootstock £34.95
    Large tree (3m-5m after 10 years)
Next deliveries

Order now for delivery from week commencing 11th December onwards where these items are showing as in stock.

Delivery charges

Delivery for a single tree starts at £9.95. It is calculated when you add trees to your basket, based on your postcode.

Queen of the Realm is a new apple variety, released in 2022 by the Frank P. Matthews nursery, to celebrate the Queen's platinum jubilee. It is a pretty apple, with a dark-red skin dotted with white lenticels.

The apples ripen in mid-September and are best eaten straight from the tree. The flesh is crisp and juicy.

Queen of the Realm characteristics


  • Gardening skillBeginner
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Flowering group3
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • PloidyDiploid
  • Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
  • Climate suitabilityTemperate climatesMild damp climates


  • Picking monthSeptember
  • Picking seasonLate
  • CroppingGood
  • Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
  • Food usesEating freshJuice
  • Flavour style (apples)SweeterAromatic
  • Juice styleSweeter


  • Disease resistanceAverage


  • Country of originUnited Kingdom
  • Period of origin2000
  • Fruit colourRed - dark
  • Fruit sizeAverage
  • Flesh colourWhite

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