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Belvoir Seedling



A large late season cooking apple raised at Belvoir Castle.

Origin: Leicestershire UK,

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

Belvoir Seedling apple trees produced to order

We do not stock this variety, but it is available through our custom bud-grafting service.

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). You can choose the number of trees and the rootstock(s) you want the trees grafted on.

Read more about our Grafting service here.

If you wish to order a grafted tree of this variety please fill in our contact form in the first instance.

History and description of Belvoir Seedling

Raised from Annie Elizabeth x Dumelow's Seedling by W H Divers Head Gardener at Belvoir Castle, Leicestershire, UK. Large, flat shaped fruit. Brownish red flush over yellow skin. Cooks to a brisk puree. Keeps very well.

Characteristics of Belvoir Seedling apple trees

UseCulinary
ColourFlushed
FlavourAcid
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking timeEarly/Mid Oct
Season of useNov-Feb
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date14
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageAnnie Elizabeth
Dumelow's Seedling