Apple - Bow Hill Pippin

Bow Hill Pippin Apple

Malus domestica
A sweet late dessert apple with a slightly nutty flavour.

Origin: Kent UK 1893

Pollination:  Bow Hill Pippin is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop. Show suitable pollination partners

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Bow Hill Pippin Apple Trees for sale - order online

We currently produce this variety to order only through our bud-grafting service. You cannot order on line. If you wish to order please contact us using the messaging facility on the contact us page. Let us have your name, postal address, telephone and email address as well as which variety you would like us to produce, how many and on what rootstock. Bud-grafting is carried out in late July and early August. The trees would be supplied approximately 18 months later. We normally need to have received orders by the beginning of July. Please click here for full details of our bud-grafting service.

History and description of Bow Hill Pippin

Raised by A S White of Bow Hill, Maidstone, Kent, UK. Introduced by the nurseryman George Bunyard of Maidstone c1893. Received RHS Award of Merit 1893. Medium to large, round fruit. Red flush and stripes over yellowish green skin. Firm deep cream flesh. Sweet, nutty flavour. Good cropper

Main characteristics of Bow Hill Pippin

Use Culinary
Colour Flushed
Flavour Sweet
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Early Oct
Season of use  Nov-Feb

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Cropping Good

Pollination date  11
Pollination group  C
Self fertility  Self-sterile
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