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Culinary apple, Dessert apple
Clear red dessert apple. Early.
Buy APPLE 'Discovery'
- 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.
- Pests & Diseases - good disease resistance to mildew and scab.
- Place of Origin - UK. 1949. Essex.
- Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
- Height and Spread - MM106 semi-dwarfing rootstock. 3.6m-5.6m (12ft-18ft)
- 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.
- Full Sun
- Fertile moist well-drained soil
- Rounded to broadly spreading
Flower Colour -
White - white blossom, blushed pink.
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