We now have apple trees for sale, direct from our tree nursery at the croft! There a number of varieties, dessert, and cooking, all of which are suitable for our northern climate.
Get your order in quickly as we have limited quantities of each variety. Another reason for not delaying is that now (before winter sets in) is the very best time to be tree planting. Comes with a tree planting kit (worth £5), to support and protect your tree in its new home includes a tree guard, support stakes and ties, and a mulch mat. Apple varieties currently available are as follows:
Adam’s Pearmain – Medium sized dessert. Season Nov-Mar
Ashmead’s Kernal -Medium sized dessert. Season Dec-Feb. Needs a sunny location to fully develop flavour, but worth the effort for the intense flavour.
Blenheim Orange -Medium to large sized dual purpose. Season Oct-Jan
Charles Ross – Medium sized dual purpose. Season Oct-Dec. Reliable and versatile, widely grown in Scotland.
Discovery – Medium sized dessert. Season l Aug – Sep. Red, sweet and juicy.
Egromont Russet – Medium sized dessert. Season Oct-Dec. Very distinctive rich nutty flavour
Fiesta – Medium sized dessert. Season Oct-Jan
George Cave -Small to medium sized dessert. Season Aug
Howgate Wonder – Large (sometimes very large) sized cooker. Season Nov-Mar
James Grieve – Medium sized dessert. Season Sep – Nov. An Edinburgh bred apple which, not surprisingly, does very well here in Edinburgh!
Jonagold – Medium sized dessert. Season Nov-Mar
Keswick Codling -Medium sized cooker. Season lAug-Oct
Pixie – Medium sized dessert. Season Dec-Mar
Red Falstaff -Medium sized dessert. Season Oct-Dec
Red Windsor – Medium sized dessert. Season Oct-Nov
Spartan – Medium sized dessert. Season Nov-Jan
Tydeman’s Early Worcester – Small to medium sized dessert. Season l Aug-Sep. Beautiful
strawberry flavour. Reliably good crop.
Warner’s King – Very large sized cooker. Season l Sep-Dec
Worcester Pearmain – Medium sized dessert. Season Oct-Nov. Very sweet with strawberry flavour. Heavy cropping
Please specify your preferred variety in the order notes (Just before the payment stage)
The trees are one-year-old and supplied bare rooted.
For further information, contact Tom: firstname.lastname@example.org