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London Pippin



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.  Pollination partners

London Pippin apple trees produced to order

We do not stock this variety, but it is available through our custom bud-grafting service.

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). You can choose the number of trees and the rootstock(s) you want the trees grafted on.

Read more about our Grafting service here.

If you wish to order a grafted tree of this variety please fill in our contact form in the first instance.

Characteristics of London Pippin apple trees

UseCulinary
ColourYellow
FlavourSubacid
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeMid Oct
Season of useNov-Mar
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date15
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners