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APPLE, LAXTON'S SUPERB
Malus domestica Laxton's Superb

APPLE, LAXTON'S SUPERB (Malus domestica Laxton's Superb)
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Raised in 1897 by Laxton Brothers in Bedford, a cross between Wyken Pippin and Cox's Orange Pippin. Very heavy cropper, sweet and aromatic having some of the richness and complexity of Cox's but very sweet. Flesh firm and juicy. Fruits medium to large, yellow with red flush.

Season of Use: Nov-Mar Desert Fruit

 Maiden
 MM106 Br
21.95 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.
 Bush
 MM106 Br
24.95 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.
 Half Std.
 MM106 Br
29.95Collection
Only
Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right. (For Collection Only)

POLLINATORS FOR APPLE, LAXTON'S SUPERB

This plant is in pollination group 3, it is reasonably self-fertile but will fruit better with a pollinator. Choose a pollinator in group 2 or 3 (listed below).

DescriptionSeason of UseCooker/Desert DescriptionSeason of UseCooker/Desert
Arthur TurnerAug-OctCulinary (Suitable for Cooking) Ashmead's KernelDec-MarDesert 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 Core BlimeyOct-JanDesert Fruit
Cox's Self-FertileOct-JanDesert Fruit Dabinett (Cider)Nov.For Cider Making
DiscoveryAug-SeptDesert Fruit Ellison's OrangeSept-OctDesert Fruit
FiestaOct-MarDesert Fruit Galloway PippinNov-FebCulinary (Suitable for Cooking)Desert Fruit
Golden DeliciousNov.-Feb.Desert Fruit Herefordshire Redstreak (Cider)NovFor Cider Making
Herefordshire RussetSept-JanDesert Fruit Howgate WonderOct-JanCulinary (Suitable for Cooking)
KatySeptDesert Fruit Kidd's Orange RedOct-FebDesert Fruit
Kingston BlackNov.For Cider Making 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
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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