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Apple trees
Stirling Castle

A traditional Scottish cooker from the Victorian era, with a good sharp flavour.
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Using


Apple trees
Stirling Castle
Picking seasonMid
CroppingHeavy
Keeping2-3 weeks
Useful forCulinary
Traditional cooker
Cooking resultPuree
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Growing


Apple trees
Stirling Castle
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityPartially self-fertile
Flowering group2
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourSlightly small
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Problems


Apple trees
Stirling Castle
Disease resistanceGood
ScabVery resistant
MildewSome susceptibility
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Climate


Apple trees
Stirling Castle
Climate typeTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
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Identification


Apple trees
Stirling Castle
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1800 - 1849
Fruit colourGreen
Fruit sizeLarge
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