Apple - London Pippin

London Pippin Apple

Malus domestica
A prominently ribbed late cooking apple also known as Five Crown because of its shape.

Origin: Essex UK 1831

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

A guide to choosing Apple Trees



London Pippin 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 London Pippin

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

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

Pollination date  15
Pollination group  D
Self fertility  Self-sterile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Other names  Five Crowns, Five Crown Pippin