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A traditional Serbian apple.

Origin: Serbia,

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

Budimka apple trees produced to order

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

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

History and description of Budimka

An Old Serbian variety. Large, flat shaped fruit. Orange flush over pale yellow skin. Quite sharp, fruity taste. Keeps its shape when cooked. Good keeper traditionally used as a winter apple in Serbia.

Characteristics of Budimka apple trees

Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeMid Oct
Season of useNov-Dec
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Special featuresCooked Keeps Shape
Pollination date8
Pollination groupC
PollinatorsPollination partners

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