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Yarlington Mill cider apple trees

Malus domestica
Yarlington Mill

Yarlington Mill is a traditional English cider apple variety producing a bittersweet juice.

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Yarlington Mill cider apple trees for sale

Bare-root

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

How to grow

Yarlington Mill may become a biennial bearer, but this can be controlled by thinning the crop in the "on" year.

Advice on fruit tree pollination.

History

Originates from Yarlington, Somerset, England - early 20th century.

Yarlington Mill characteristics

Growing

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

Using

  • Picking monthNovember
  • Picking seasonVery late
  • CroppingHeavy
  • Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
  • Food usesHard cider
  • Juice styleBittersweet (cider)

Problems

  • Disease resistanceAverage
  • ScabSome susceptibility
  • CankerVery resistant

Climate

    Identification

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