Apple - Catherine

Catherine Apple

Malus domestica
A sweet cooking apple which keeps its shape when cooked.

Origin: Suffolk UK

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

A guide to choosing Apple Trees

Catherine Apple Trees for sale - order online

Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.

Rootstock / Vigour / Age / Form
M26 - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden *Reduced Price*
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M26 - Semi-dwarfing   2 years Bush *Reduced Price*
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History and description of Catherine

Originates from East Suffolk, UK. Large yellow fruit. Sweet, lightly flavoured. Keeps its shape when cooked.

Main characteristics of Catherine

Use Culinary
Colour Red
Flavour Sweet
Fruit size  Large
Picking time  Mid Oct
Season of use  Dec-Feb

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Suitable for Late Frost
Special features Cooked Keeps Shape

Pollination date  23
Pollination group  F
Self fertility  Self-sterile Triploid
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