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Eynsham Dumpling



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.  Pollination partners

Eynsham Dumpling apple trees produced to order

We do not stock this variety, but it is available through our custom bud-grafting service.

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). You can choose the number of trees and the rootstock(s) you want the trees grafted on.

Read more about our Grafting service here.

If you wish to order a grafted tree of this variety please fill in our contact form in the first instance.

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.

Characteristics of Eynsham Dumpling apple trees

UseCulinary
ColourFlushed
FlavourSubacid
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking timeEarly Oct
Season of useOct-Dec
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Special featuresAttractive Blossom
Pollination date13
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageBlenheim Orange
Sandringham