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Brown's Apple

Brown's Apple
  • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
  • Flowering group: 5

Brown's Apple is a widely-grown traditional English cider apple variety producing a sharp juice.

Malus domestica

Brown's Apple cider apple trees for sale

  • 1-year maiden bare-root tree 24.95
    MM106 rootstock
    Large size (3m-4m after 10 years)
Next deliveries

Deliveries resume December 2020


History

Devon, England - early 20th century.

Brown's Apple characteristics

  • Picking seasonLate
  • CroppingHeavy
  • Keeping2-3 weeks
  • Fruit persistenceFruit drops when ripe
  • Useful forHard cider
  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Flowering group5
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • PloidyDiploid
  • VigourVigorous
  • PrecocityPrecocious
  • Bearing regularityBiennial tendency
  • Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
  • Disease resistanceGood
  • FireblightSome susceptibility
  • ScabVery resistant
  • Climate typeTemperate climatesMild damp climates
  • Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
  • Country of originUnited Kingdom
  • Period of origin1900 - 1949
  • Fruit colourOrange / Red
  • Fruit sizeAverage