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Apple trees
Chivers Delight

Chivers Delight is an under-rated Cox-style apple from Cambridgeshire. Crisp and sweet.
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Growing


Apple trees
Chivers Delight
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group4
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Using


Apple trees
Chivers Delight
Picking seasonLate
CroppingGood
Keeping3 months or more
Useful forJuice
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Problems


Apple trees
Chivers Delight
Disease resistanceAverage
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Climate


Apple trees
Chivers Delight
Climate typeTemperate climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Apple trees
Chivers Delight
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Fruit colourOrange flush
Fruit sizeAverage
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