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APPLE, KATY
Malus domestica Katy

APPLE, KATY (Malus domestica Katy)
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Raised in 1947 in Sweden (Katja). Cross between James Grieve and Worcester Pearmain. Attractive bright rosy-red fruit, juicy, crisp and pleasant flavour with a hint of strawberries. Regular heavy cropper. Very hardy variety. Good for eating and juicing.
The variety has been used by the somerset cider company Thatchers for nearly 20 years to produce the popular, crisp and refreshing, single fruit variety cider 'Katy'. Suitable for colder areas and is more resistant to frost.

Season of Use: Sept Desert Fruit

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 Maiden
 MM106 Br
16.95
 Bush
 M26 Br
20.95
 Half Std.
 M26 Br
25.95
 Maiden
 MM106 Pg
19.99

POLLINATORS FOR APPLE, KATY

This plant is in pollination group 2 and requires a pollinator, choose a tree in group 1, 2 or 3 (listed below).

DescriptionSeason of UseCooker/Desert DescriptionSeason of UseCooker/Desert
Arthur TurnerAug-OctCulinary (Suitable for Cooking) Ashmead's KernelDec-MarDesert Fruit
Beauty of BathEarly AugDesert Fruit Black TauntonNov.For Cider Making
BountifulOct-JanCulinary (Suitable for Cooking)Desert Fruit BraeburnOct-JanDesert Fruit
Charles RossOct-NovCulinary (Suitable for Cooking)Desert Fruit Chivers DelightNov.-Jan.Desert Fruit
Christmas PippinOct-JanDesert Fruit Core BlimeyOct-JanDesert Fruit
Cox's Self-FertileOct-JanDesert Fruit Dabinett (Cider)Nov.For Cider Making
DiscoveryAug-SeptDesert Fruit Egremont RussetOct-DecDesert Fruit
Ellison's OrangeSept-OctDesert Fruit FiestaOct-MarDesert Fruit
Golden DeliciousNov.-Feb.Desert Fruit Herefordshire Redstreak (Cider)NovFor Cider Making
Herefordshire RussetSept-JanDesert Fruit Howgate WonderOct-JanCulinary (Suitable for Cooking)
James GrieveSept-OctCulinary (Suitable for Cooking)Desert Fruit Kidd's Orange RedOct-FebDesert Fruit
King of the PippinsOct-JanCulinary (Suitable for Cooking)Desert Fruit Kingston BlackNov.For Cider Making
Laxton's SuperbNov-MarDesert Fruit Red DevilSept-JanDesert Fruit
Red FalstaffOct-MarDesert Fruit Red PippinOct-MarDesert Fruit
Red WindsorAug-Mid OctDesert Fruit Royal GalaLate Sept-DecDesert Fruit
ScrumptiousSept-OctDesert Fruit SunsetNov-DecDesert Fruit
SurpizeSep-DecDesert Fruit Tickled PinkLate Sept.Culinary (Suitable for Cooking)Desert Fruit
Tom Putt (Cider)Sept-NovCulinary (Suitable for Cooking)For Cider Making Winter GemOct-MarDesert Fruit
Worcester PearmainAug-SeptDesert Fruit   

Key: CookerCooking Apple, Dessert AppleDessert fruit, Suitable for Cider MakingCider Apple.

Crab apples such as Golden Hornet and John Downie also are good pollinators for all apples. In areas where there are many apple trees already growing it may not be necessary to plant an extra pollinator.


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