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Apple (Britain's Favourites Collection)Malus domestica

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3 bare root apple trees - 1 of each variety (M9 Rootstock)Save £22.98 £57.97 £34.99 Within 48 Hours
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This apple tree selection has three popular and traditional cultivars, and is a nice addition to a fruit and vegetable garden, allotment or medium sized garden. The varieties in this collection are not self-fertile but will act as suitable pollinators for one another. Root wrap plants supplied.

Collection comprises 1 tree each of:

Apple 'Braeburn' - This well known dessert variety has a great taste, and is easy to grow, early to crop from a young age, and stores very well.

Apple 'Bramley's Seedling' - Traditional British cooking apple, that produces large apples with a sharp acidic flavour that are ideal for making delicious apple pies and crumbles.

Apple 'Cox's Orange Pippin' - A fine tasting dessert apple, with a rich aromatic flavour and a crisp, juicy texture.

  • Apple rootstocks:
  • M27 - Extreme dwarf reaching a mature height of up to 1.5m (5')
  • M9/ Pajam 9/ P9 - Dwarf reaching a mature height of up to 2.5m (8')
  • M26 - Dwarf reaching a mature height of 2.5-3m (8-10')
  • M6 - Semi dwarf reaching a mature height of up to 3m (10')
  • MM106 - Semi dwarf reaching a mature height of up to 4m (13')
  • MM111 - Vigorous reaching a mature height of 4m (13') to 4.5m (15')

Estimated time to cropping once planted: 2 years.
Estimated time to best yields: 5 years.

Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.


Kitchen Garden, Wildlife Gardens

Hardy

full sun

RHS plants for pollinators

3 Bare Root Apple Trees - 1 Of Each Variety (M9 Rootstock) (T99578P)

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Fruit trees do not suffer weed competition well. Keep weeds and grass clear from within a 30cm radius of base of the tree. In spring, while the ground is moist, apply a mulch of well rotted manure or garden compost around the base of the tree, taking care not to mound it up against the stem. This will help to retain moisture throughout the summer. Feed and water apple trees during particularly dry periods.

Pruning apple trees begins immediately after planting. Remove the central stem to just above the highest side branch. For the following 3 years, prune only the tips of the remaining main branches by one third in winter. Aim for about six main branches which will form the frame of your tree, with fruiting sub branches growing off of them. From the fourth year, some sub branches can be pruned out at the union where they join the main branch, to allow new sub branches to take their place.

In order to produce the best quality, largest apples, the fruits should be thinned in July leaving two apples remaining per cluster.

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