Apple - Domino

Domino Apple

Malus domestica
A heavy cropping early season cooking apple.

Origin: Midlands 1883

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

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Domino 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 Domino

First described in 1883. Thought to originate from the Midlands. Grown around Southwell, Nottinghamshire, in the 19th century and Cambridgeshire in the1930’s. A codlin-type early culinary apple. Cooks to a froth or puree with a good sharp flavour. Medium sized fruit, round and slightly conical. Pale green smooth skin. A spreading tree of moderate vigour. Produces spurs freely. A regular heavy cropper.



Main characteristics of Domino

Use Culinary
Colour Green
Flavour Acid
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Aug
Season of use  Aug-Sept

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

Pollination date  9
Pollination group  C
Self fertility  Self-sterile
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