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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
17.95 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.
 Bush
 MM106 Br
20.95 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.
 Half Std.
 MM106 Br
25.95 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.

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 Christmas PippinOct-JanDesert 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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