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Somerset Redstreak



Origin: Somerset UK, 1917

Pollination: Somerset Redstreak is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Somerset Redstreak apple trees produced to special order

We do not stock this variety, but we might be able to produce trees for you through our custom grafting service, depending on the availability of suitable grafting material. Trees can be grafted on any of the following rootstocks:

  • CG-1Somerset Redstreak tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Somerset Redstreak tree custom-grafted on M26 rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Somerset Redstreak tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Somerset Redstreak tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-5Somerset Redstreak tree custom-grafted on M25 rootstock (Very vigorous)£39.00 each

If you wish to go order please fill in our contact form in the first instance, stating your name, full address, and the rootstock(s) you wish the tree(s) to be grafted on. You will need to contact us before June.

Propagation is carried out in late July / early August, and the grafted trees would be available for supply in December the following year (approximately 14 months later).

Characteristics of Somerset Redstreak apple trees

UseCider
ColourFlushed
FlavourBittersweet
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeOct
Season of useOct
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingBiennial
Pollination date15
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners