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Apple trees
Jumbo

A dual-purpose apple, named for the exceptionally large size of its fruits.
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Growing


Apple trees
Jumbo
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersPoor
PloidyTriploid
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Using


Apple trees
Jumbo
Picking seasonLate
CroppingHeavy
Keeping3 months or more
Useful forEating fresh
Culinary
Dual purpose
Cooking resultKeeps shape
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Problems


Apple trees
Jumbo
Disease resistanceGood
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Climate


Apple trees
Jumbo
Climate typeTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
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Identification


Apple trees
Jumbo
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Fruit colourOrange / Red
Fruit sizeVery large
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