Apple - Leatherjacket

Leatherjacket Apple

Malus domestica
A yellow cooking apple originating from Essex.

Origin: Essex UK

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

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Leatherjacket 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 Leatherjacket

Use Culinary
Colour Yellow
Flavour Sharp
Fruit size  Small
Picking time  Mid Oct
Season of use  Nov-Jan

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer

Pollination date  11
Pollination group  C
Self fertility  Self-sterile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners