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Glasbury



A large pink flushed culinary apple.

Origin: Norfolk UK, 1872

Pollination: Glasbury is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Glasbury apple trees produced to special order

We do not stock this variety, but we might be able to produce trees for you through our custom grafting service, depending on the availability of suitable grafting material. Trees can be grafted on any of the following rootstocks:

  • CG-1Glasbury tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Glasbury tree custom-grafted on M26 rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Glasbury tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Glasbury tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-5Glasbury 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 Glasbury

First recorded in 1872. A large, smooth skinned, pink flushed, culinary apple. Keeps its shape when cooked. Juicy with good flavour. But the flavour fades quickly in storage.

Characteristics of Glasbury apple trees

UseCulinary
ColourFlushed
FlavourSubacid
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking timeEarly Sep
Season of useSep-Oct
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date14
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners


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