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Apple trees
Lane's Prince Albert

A classic Victorian cooking apple. Plenty of juicy acidity and stores well.
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Using


Apple trees
Lane's Prince Albert
Picking seasonLate
CroppingGood
Keeping3 months or more
Fruit persistenceNormal ripening
Useful forCulinary
Juice
Traditional cooker
Cooking resultPuree
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Growing


Apple trees
Lane's Prince Albert
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group4
Pollinating othersGood
PloidyDiploid
VigourAverage vigour
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Problems


Apple trees
Lane's Prince Albert
Disease resistanceGood
ScabVery resistant
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Climate


Apple trees
Lane's Prince Albert
Climate typeTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Frost resistance of blossomSusceptible
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Identification


Apple trees
Lane's Prince Albert
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1850 - 1899
Flower colourPink - light
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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