CORNISH DUAL PURPOSE APPLE TREES
All maidens are £10.00 each
Two year old trees are £18.00 each
All Cornish apple trees are one year old maidens and are grafted onto a mm 106 semi dwarf rootstock giving a hight of 15-18ft tree depending on the growing condition.
Pictures of the fruit of some of the varieties are available to view in Cornish Apple Pictures page.
Suitable varieties for dual purpose include:
A cooker/dessert. Found in Rezare, Cornwall . A large apple with a slight strawberry flavour, sweet subacid good for tarts, desserts. From October. Season-mid
A cooker/cider. Very large pale green fruit turning to pale yellow with bold red stripes it makes a very nice light cider.I have stored this and eaten it as a dessert.Season mid
Two year old trees available
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A dessert/cooker. A very hardy variety which grows well in wet and windy conditions. Particularly resistant to canker, bright green in colour and yellow when ripe to eat. Season mid to late.
A cooker/dessert. A Tamar Valley apple tree yellow/orange in colour . Sweet in flavour with a sub acid bite to it. A long season of use, good for a dessert at Christmas. Very heavy cropping which makes a weeping tree.
A dual purpose apple large and ribbed ,green in colour with red stripes .Heavy cropping.Season early to mid.
A dessert/cooker. Flattish green turning yellow with green dots. Cooker. From late Aug-Sep sweet sub acid . Season 2nd early
A dessert/cooker. A very beautiful stripey, shiny, flat apple a bit small to be a cooker but stunning, sharp in taste . Season 2nd early to mid.
A dessert/cooker/cider. A very interesting tree and another favourite of my own with its small red apples and red flesh, red stems and reddish leaves and dark pink blossom making a very attractive tree. Season 2nd early to mid.
A cooker/cider/dessert. Pale yellow with pink red flush, sweet, sub-acid,cidery taste. Season 2nd early to mid.
A dessert/cooker from Truro.Very late keeping and with a sweet flesh,tall conical shape yellow in colour.Beautiful white blossom which stands out in an orchard.Season very late.
A very hardy variety from the Isles of Scilly. A large apple, cooker/dessert bright yellow in colour. Season early to mid.
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Two year old trees available
A dessert/cooker/cider from Penryn quite a acid flavour but pleasant, pale yellow in colour. Season 2nd early. It makes the best cider.
A dessert/cider one of the best trees for windy sites from St Agnes it has the apperance of a thorn bush a crisp sweet and juicy in flavour and will keep untill june. Season late to very late. A superb tree
One of the best for being disease resistant. Upright in habit, and grows well in wet locations, apples golden , flushed orange and keeps well for eating at Christmas. Season mid to late. Highly recommended.
A very rare hardy variety from Mevagissey .A large pale yellow waxy apple with a strong smell .A good range of uses.Season early.
Pre booking is needed for this one.
Cornish Apple Trees