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Lane's Prince Albert



A popular Victorian cooking apple.

Origin: Hertfordshire UK, 1841

Pollination: Lane's Prince Albert is partially self-fertile and would produce some crop without a pollinator but would benefit considerably from a pollinator.  Pollination partners

Lane's Prince Albert apple trees produced to order

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

  • CG-1Lane's Prince Albert tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Lane's Prince Albert tree custom-grafted on M26 rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Lane's Prince Albert tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Lane's Prince Albert tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-5Lane's Prince Albert 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).

Characteristics of Lane's Prince Albert apple trees

UseCulinary
ColourFlushed
FlavourAcid
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeMid Oct
Season of useNov-Mar
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitSpreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Disease resistanceMildew - Susceptible
Canker - Resistant
Scab - Very resistant
Suitable forNorthern Britain
Wet Regions
Special featuresGood Pollinator
Good for Juice
Pollination date12
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilityPartially self-fertile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageDumelow's Seedling
Nonpareil
ProgenyBountiful
Byfleet Seedling
Colonel Yate
Morley's Seedling
Shoesmith