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Apple trees
Scotch Dumpling

Scotch Dumpling is a large Scottish cooking apple. Cooks to a frothy puree with a good flavour.
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Apple trees
Scotch Dumpling
Picking seasonEarly
Picking period (southern UK)mid-August
CroppingGood
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
Food usesCulinary
Traditional cooker
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Growing


Apple trees
Scotch Dumpling
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group2
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourAverage vigour
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingFree-spurring
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Climate


Apple trees
Scotch Dumpling
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20C - 24C / 68F - 75F)
Cold (< 20C / 67F)
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Identification


Apple trees
Scotch Dumpling
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
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