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APPLE 'Discovery'

Commonly known as Culinary apple, Dessert apple

Clear red dessert apple. Early.
  • Deciduous
  • White
    White blossom, blushed pink.
  • 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.
  • Tree
  • Zero Rated Item
    No VAT on this plant
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun

APPLE 'Discovery'

 
Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2022 - Despatch will take place anytime between early September through to late October as stock becomes available.
£50.00 each 
Delivery Information Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2022
plant size comparison icon 10 to 15 Litre
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - bees and other insects. Hybrid between Worcester Pearmain and Beauty of Bath. A heavy, reliable cropper.
    Pests & Diseases
    Good disease resistance to mildew and scab.
    Place of origin
    UK. 1949. Essex.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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