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Apple trees
King's Acre Pippin

A traditional late-season English apple with a robust flavour.
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Growing


Apple trees
King's Acre Pippin
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Using


Apple trees
King's Acre Pippin
Picking seasonVery late
CroppingGood
Keeping3 months or more
Useful forEating fresh
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Problems


Apple trees
King's Acre Pippin
Disease resistanceAverage
ScabSome susceptibility
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Climate


Apple trees
King's Acre Pippin
Climate typeTemperate climates
Warm climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
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Identification


Apple trees
King's Acre Pippin
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1850 - 1899
Flower colourWhite
Fruit colourOrange flush
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