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Foxwhelp (Broxwood)



A tradional bittersharp vintage West Country cider apple.

Origin: Gloucestershire UK, 1600

Pollination: Foxwhelp (Broxwood) is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Foxwhelp (Broxwood) apple trees for sale

ItemPriceQuantity
M9 rootstock 1 year Maiden (Dwarfing) £20.50 Sold-out
MM111 rootstock 1 year Maiden (Vigorous) £20.50 Sold-out

History and description of Foxwhelp (Broxwood)

Foxwhelp is an old variety known since the 17th century which probably arose in Gloucestershire. A small to medium brilliant red fruit. It produces a bittersharp, armatic, flavoursome golden juice. Produces a vintage quality cider with a characteristic strong musky flavour.

Characteristics of Foxwhelp (Broxwood) apple trees

UseCider
ColourRed
FlavourBittersharp
Fruit sizeSmall
Picking timeSept
Season of useSep
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Pollination date5
Pollination groupB
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners