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Bridgwater Pippin



A large mild flavoured cooking apple.

Origin: Somerset UK, 1665

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

Bridgwater Pippin apple trees for sale

1-year maiden trees

These are the most versatile choice for home orchards, community fruit tree projects, and for training on in any form you require.

FormRootstockPriceQuantity
MaidenM26Semi-dwarfing £23.50

Orders placed now will be delivered in the winter planting season.

History and description of Bridgwater Pippin

An old variety presumed to have arisen in Bridgwater, Somerset, UK in the 17th Century or earlier. Large, flat-round fruit. Greenish yellow skin. Sweet-sharp flavour cooking to a slightly sharp flavoured creamy puree.

Characteristics of Bridgwater Pippin apple trees

UseCulinary
ColourGreen
FlavourSweet-sharp
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking timeMid Sep
Season of useSep-Nov
Tree vigourVigorous
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date12
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners