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APPLE 'Discovery'

Additional Plant Details

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    Courier Only - Due to the size of this plant it will be despatched by Courier. The rest of your order will also be sent by courier at the same time.

  • Good to know - wildlife plant - bees and other insects.Hybrid betweenWorcester Pearmain and Beauty of Bath. A heavy, reliable cropper.
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    Pests & Diseases - good disease resistance to mildew and scab.

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    Place of Origin - UK. 1949. Essex.

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    Flower Colour: White - white blossom, blushed pink.

Delivery Information

Now is our busy period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 14 days before you RECEIVE your plants.
After our recent success at Chelsea we are receiving unprecedented demand which means that until we clear the backlog orders over £80 may take up to 21 days to be despatched.

We regret to inform you that we cannot currently accept orders for export outside of the UK until the autumn

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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Hardiness Rating

Hardy - very cold Winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height and Spread - MM106 semi-dwarfing rootstock. 3.6m-5.6m (12ft-18ft)

Plant Type

Fruit - Plants which produce an edible or ornamental fruit - dessert. Partial tip-bearer. Produces fruit on spurs along branch and at tip. Pick mid-August for use mid-August to mid-September.

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Conditions

Fertile moist well-drained soil

Flowers In


Buy APPLE 'Discovery'

Pot size: 10 or 15 Litre
£35.00 each

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