Apple - Lane's Prince Albert

Lane's Prince Albert Apple

Malus domestica
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. Show suitable pollination partners

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Lane's Prince Albert 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.


Main characteristics of Lane's Prince Albert

Use Culinary
Colour Flushed
Flavour Acid
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Mid Oct
Season of use  Nov-Mar

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Cropping Good
Disease resistance  Mildew: Susceptible
Canker: Resistant
Scab: Very resistant
Suitable for Northern Britain
Wet Regions
Special features Good Pollinator
Good for Juice

Pollination date  12
Pollination group  D
Self fertility  Partially Self Fertile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Parentage  Nonpareil (?)Dumelow's Seedling (?)
Progeny  Bountiful (?)Byfleet SeedlingColonel YateMorley's SeedlingShoesmith