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Apple trees
Fiesta

Fiesta (or Red Pippin) is one of the best Cox-style apples, easy to grow, with a good aromatic flavour.
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Using


Apple trees
Fiesta
Picking seasonLate
CroppingHeavy
Keeping3 months or more
Fruit persistenceNormal ripening
Useful forEating fresh
Juice
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Growing


Apple trees
Fiesta
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityPartially self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourAverage vigour
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Problems


Apple trees
Fiesta
Disease resistanceAverage
CankerSome susceptibility
MildewSome resistance
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Climate


Apple trees
Fiesta
Climate typeTemperate climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
Frost resistance of blossomGood resistance
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Identification


Apple trees
Fiesta
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Flower colourPink - light
Fruit colourOrange flush
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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