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Apple trees
Orleans Reinette

Orleans Reinette is a traditional French apple variety, and remains popular for its old-fashioned flavour.
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Growing


Apple trees
Orleans Reinette
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group4
Pollinating othersPoor
PloidyTriploid
Bearing regularityBiennial tendency
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Using


Apple trees
Orleans Reinette
Picking seasonLate
CroppingLight
Keeping2-3 weeks
Useful forEating fresh
Culinary
Cooking resultKeeps shape
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Problems


Apple trees
Orleans Reinette
Disease resistanceAverage
ScabVery susceptible
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Climate


Apple trees
Orleans Reinette
Climate typeTemperate climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Apple trees
Orleans Reinette
Country of originFrance
Period of origin1750 - 1799
Fruit colourOrange flush
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