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Apple trees
Lord Lambourne

Lord Lambourne is a popular versatile garden apple variety, with a good balance of sweet and sharp flavours.
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Using


Apple trees
Lord Lambourne
Picking seasonMid
CroppingGood
Keeping2-3 weeks
Fruit persistenceNormal ripening
Useful forEating fresh
Juice
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Growing


Apple trees
Lord Lambourne
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityPartially self-fertile
Flowering group2
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourAverage vigour
PrecocityPrecocious
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingPartial tip-bearer
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Problems


Apple trees
Lord Lambourne
Disease resistanceAverage
CankerSome resistance
ScabVery resistant
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Climate


Apple trees
Lord Lambourne
Climate typeTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
Warm climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Cold (< 20C / 67F)
Frost resistance of blossomSome resistance
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Identification


Apple trees
Lord Lambourne
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Flower colourPink - light
Fruit colourOrange flush
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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