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APPLE, KING OF THE PIPPINS
Malus domestica King of the Pippins

APPLE, KING OF THE PIPPINS (Malus domestica King of the Pippins)
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Dates back to 1770ís. This partially self-fertile variety is firm and juicy with wonderful complex flavour which sweetens with age making a superb dessert apple. Also an excellent flavour when cooked keeping its shape and bright yellow colour so it is good for apple tarts and a good variety for juicing and cider making. Medium sized, green/yellow with a red flush with russet at the base.

Season of Use: Oct-Jan Culinary (Suitable for Cooking)Desert Fruit

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 Maiden
 MM106 Br
£16.95

POLLINATORS FOR APPLE, KING OF THE PIPPINS

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 KatySeptDesert Fruit
Kidd's Orange RedOct-FebDesert 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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