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Apple 'Egremont Russet'

Apple - Apple  'Egremont Russet'

Common Name: Apple
Genus: Apple
Cultivar: 'Egremont Russet'

Category: Fruit & Vegetables
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Edible fruit

Hardiness: Hardy
Sun/Shade: Full sun

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: White
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: April & May

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained
Harvest: September & October




This attractive upright tree is covered in pure white cup-shaped flowers in mid and late spring followed by firm dessert apples with a crisp nutty flavour. It is a moderately vigorous variety producing fruits for harvesting in late September.

  • Garden care: Keep the base of the tree weed free, fertilise at the beginning of each year and water regularly during hot dry spells. Remove damaged or crossing branches during the dormant season.

  • Pollination Information: This apple belongs to pollination group A so you will need need to plant one other different variety of apple to guarantee cross pollination and a subsequent bumper crop. Ideally this should come from the same pollination group however it is possible to use one from group B as well.

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