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Betty Geeson



An old cooking apple pprabably from Worcestershire.

Origin: Worcestershire UK, 1854

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

Betty Geeson 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-1Betty Geeson tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Betty Geeson tree custom-grafted on M26 rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Betty Geeson tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Betty Geeson tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-5Betty Geeson 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 Betty Geeson apple trees

UseCulinary
ColourYellow
FlavourSharp
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking timeLate Sep
Season of useOct-Jan
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitSpreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingHeavy
Pollination date11
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners