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Brown's Apple cider apple trees

Malus domestica
Brown's Apple

Brown's Apple is a widely-grown traditional English cider apple variety producing a sharp juice.

Brown's Apple cider apple trees for sale

Bare-root

  • BR11-year bare-root tree M116 rootstock £19.95
    Large tree (3m-4m after 10 years)
  • BR21-year bare-root tree MM111 rootstock £19.95
    Large tree (3m-4m after 10 years)
    Out of stock

History

Devon, England - early 20th century.

Brown's Apple characteristics

Growing

  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Flowering group5
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
  • Climate suitabilityTemperate climatesMild damp climates

Using

  • Picking monthOctober
  • Picking seasonLate
  • CroppingHeavy
  • Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
  • Food usesHard cider
  • Juice styleSharp (cider)

Problems

  • Disease resistanceGood
  • ScabVery resistant

Climate

    Identification

    • Country of originUnited Kingdom
    • Period of origin1900 - 1949
    • Fruit colourOrange / Red
    • Fruit sizeAverage