Apple trees for Devon and Cornwall

Varieties: 9 | Clear all

Gardening skill

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Suitable for beginners4
Average5
Some needed

Fruit tree categories

Apple trees9
Plum trees2

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Height after 10 years


Small (dwarf)
Medium (semi-dwarf)
Large (semi-vigorous)5
Full-size (standard)

Rootstock


MM1065

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Picking season

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Very early1
Early4
Mid1
Late3
Very late

Keeping

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Does not keep
1-3 days1
1 week2
2-3 weeks4
1-2 months1
3 months or more1

Uses


Good for eating fresh7
Good for cooking3
Good for juice5
Good for cider1

Cooking result


Puree2
Textured puree
Keeps shape1

Growingtop


Planting position


Full sun essential
Full sun preferred5
Tolerates partial shade4
Tolerates north-facing shade

Flowering group

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1
24
34
41
5
6

Self-fertility

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Self-fertile2
Partially self-fertile2
Not self-fertile5

Ploidy

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Diploid9

Pollinating others

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Good
Average7
Poor1

Vigour

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Weak growing
Slightly small2
Average growth4
Slightly large2
Large1
Very large

Precocity

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Precocious3
Slow to start bearing

Cropping


Heavy3
Good5
Light

Fruit bearing

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Spur-bearer5
Free-spurring
Partial tip-bearer4
Tip-bearer

Fruit persistence

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Normal ripening5
Fruit drops when ripe2
Ripens over a period
Persistent

Bearing regularity

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Regular8
Biennial tendency1

Climatetop


Blossom frost-resistance

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Good resistance4
Some resistance1
Susceptible

Can be grown in


Temperate climates8
Mild / damp climates9
Warm climates

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General resistance

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Good9
Average2
Poor

Suitable for organic

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Organic / no-spray culture4

Canker

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Very resistant2
Some resistance7
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Scab

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Very resistant5
Some resistance4
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Mildew

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Very resistant
Some resistance5
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Silverleaf

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Fruit identificationtop


Country of origin


United Kingdom9

Period of origin


1500 - 1549
1550 - 1599
1600 - 1649
1650 - 1699
1700 - 1749
1750 - 17991
1800 - 1849
1850 - 18993
1900 - 19493
1950 - 19991
20001

Fruit colour


Green / Red1
Orange / Red1
Orange flush2
Red4
Russet1

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Apple trees that are suited to the mild but damp climates of Devon and Cornwall.

  • Apple trees
    Annie Elizabeth Apple trees

    Annie Elizabeth

    A traditional English cooking apple, with a sweet flavour, which keeps its shape when cooked.  compare
    From €25.90
    Flowering: 4partly self-fertile
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Cooking 
  • Apple trees
    Bardsey Apple trees

    Bardsey

    A hardy disease-resistant apple, discovered growing on an island off the west coast of Wales.  compare
    From €25.90
    Flowering: 2
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Eating | Cooking | Juice 
  • Apple trees
    Beauty of Bath Apple trees

    Beauty of Bath

    One of the earliest English apples, ripening in early August.  compare
    From €25.90
    Flowering: 3
    Pick: Very early-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Apple trees
    Cornish Aromatic Apple trees

    Cornish Aromatic

    An attractive late-season apple from Cornwall, with a good aromatic flavour.  compare
    From €25.90
    Flowering: 2
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Apple trees
    Discovery Apple trees

    Discovery  Best seller

    Discovery is the definitive early-season English apple variety, makes a good fruit tree for the garden.  compare
    From €0.00 to €23.90
    Flowering: 3
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Eating | Juice 
  • Apple trees
    Reverend W. Wilks Apple trees

    Reverend W. Wilks

    A widely-grown and well-regarded English cooking apple.  compare
    From €23.90
    Flowering: 2self-fertile
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Cooking 
  • Apple trees
    Rosette Apple trees

    Rosette®  Best seller

    Probably the best-flavoured of the pink-fleshed apple varieties, and produces lovely pink juice.  compare
    From €23.90 to €24.90
    Flowering: 2
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Eating | Juice 
  • Apple trees
    Saint Edmund's Russet Apple trees

    Saint Edmund's Russet

    Not as well known as other russets, St. Edmund's Russet is nevertheless one of the best.  compare
    From €27.90
    Flowering: 3partly self-fertile
    Pick: Mid-season
    Uses: Eating | Juice | Cider
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    Sunset Apple trees

    Sunset  Best seller

    Sunset is a popular garden alternative to Cox, easier to grow, with a sweet aromatic flavour.  compare
    From €23.90
    Flowering: 3self-fertile
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Eating | Juice