Apple - Eynsham Dumpling

Eynsham Dumpling Apple

Malus domestica
A large cooking apple raised in Oxfordshire.

Origin: Oxfordshire UK 1960

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

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Eynsham Dumpling 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 Eynsham Dumpling

Raised by F W Wastie, Eynsham, Oxfordshire. Received by the National Fruit Collection in 1960. A Blenheim Orange x Sandringham. A large culinary apple which cooks to a lemon puree but has little flavour.



Main characteristics of Eynsham Dumpling

Use Culinary
Colour Flushed
Flavour Subacid
Fruit size  Large
Picking time  Early Oct
Season of use  Oct-Dec

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Special features Attractive Blossom

Pollination date  13
Pollination group  D
Self fertility  Self-sterile
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Parentage  Blenheim OrangeSandringham