Fruit tree catalogue


Gardening skill

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Suitable for beginners1
Average
Some needed

Fruit tree categories

Apple trees1

Stock availabilitytop


Height after 10 years


Small (dwarf)
Medium (semi-dwarf)
Large (semi-vigorous)1
Full-size (standard)

Rootstock


M1161

Usingtop


Picking season

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Very early
Early
Mid
Late1
Very late

Keeping

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Does not keep
1-3 days
1 week
2-3 weeks
1-2 months1
3 months or more

Uses


Good for eating fresh1
Good for cooking
Good for juice
Good for cider

Cooking result


Puree
Textured puree
Keeps shape

Growingtop


Planting position


Full sun essential
Full sun preferred1
Tolerates partial shade
Tolerates north-facing shade

Flowering group

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1
2
31
4
5
6

Self-fertility

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Self-fertile
Partially self-fertile
Not self-fertile1

Ploidy

?
Diploid1

Pollinating others

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Good
Average1
Poor

Vigour

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Weak growing
Slightly small
Average growth1
Slightly large
Large
Very large

Precocity

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Precocious
Slow to start bearing

Cropping


Heavy1
Good
Light

Fruit bearing

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Spur-bearer1
Free-spurring
Partial tip-bearer
Tip-bearer

Fruit persistence

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Normal ripening
Fruit drops when ripe
Ripens over a period1
Persistent

Bearing regularity

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Regular1
Biennial tendency

Climatetop


Blossom frost-resistance

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Good resistance
Some resistance
Susceptible

Can be grown in


Temperate climates1
Mild / damp climates
Warm climates

Disease resistancetop


General resistance

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Good
Average1
Poor

Suitable for organic

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Organic / no-spray culture

Canker

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Very resistant
Some resistance1
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Scab

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Very resistant
Some resistance1
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Mildew

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Very resistant
Some resistance
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 Kingdom1

Period of origin


1500 - 1549
1550 - 1599
1600 - 1649
1650 - 1699
1700 - 1749
1750 - 1799
1800 - 1849
1850 - 1899
1900 - 1949
1950 - 1999
20001

Fruit colour


Orange flush1

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