'Egremont Russet' Apple Tree 4-5ft Self-Fertile, Ready to Fruit, Hardy & Vigorous
'Egremont Russet' Apple Tree 4-5ft tall
These are BARE ROOTED plants which can be planted from the end of October until April and will be dispatched as soon as the weather turns cold and they become dormant.The dispatch date depends on the Autumn temperature and varies from year to year.
Egremont Russet apple trees produce medium sized russet apples, with an distinctive nutty flavour. The tree is extremely hardy, quite vigorous and a steady and reliable cropper.
Common Name: Apple
Cultivar: 'Ergremont Russet'
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun
Soil type: Well-drained/light, Clay/heavy, Acidic, Chalky/alkaline
Egremont Russet is a Group B pollinator and is also self-fertile. It will therefore produce some fruit if planted by itself, but will yield more in the company of a pollinating partner.
It is partially self-fertile.
For better fruiting plant a compatible partner:
Beauty of Bath, Discovery, Elstar, Granny Smith, Greensleeves, Grenadier, Howgate Wonder, Idared, James Grieve, Katy, Lord Lambourne, Malus Evereste, Red Devil, Spartan, Worcester Pearmain
Good sturdy tree.
It's nice to receive trees that are strong and healthy looking. The packaging prevented any damage to the twigs.