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Calville Rouge D'Hiver



A very old and well known French cooking apple

Origin: France, 1600

Pollination:  Pollination partners

Calville Rouge D'Hiver 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-1Calville Rouge D'Hiver tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Calville Rouge D'Hiver tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Calville Rouge D'Hiver tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Calville Rouge D'Hiver 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 Calville Rouge D'Hiver

A cooking apple ideal for purées

Characteristics of Calville Rouge D'Hiver apple trees

UseCulinary
ColourRed
Flavour
Fruit size
Picking timeNov
Season of useDec-Mar
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habit
Fruit-bearing
Cropping
Pollination date16
Pollination groupD
Self-fertility
PollinatorsPollination partners