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Apple trees
Red Windsor

Red Windsor is one of the easiest to grow of all dessert apple trees, and with a pleasant apple flavour.
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Using


Apple trees
Red Windsor
Picking seasonMid
CroppingHeavy
Keeping1 week
Fruit persistenceNormal ripening
Useful forEating fresh
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Growing


Apple trees
Red Windsor
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Flowering group2
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourAverage vigour
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Problems


Apple trees
Red Windsor
Disease resistanceGood
ScabVery resistant
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Climate


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


Apple trees
Red Windsor
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Flower colourWhite
Fruit colourRed
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