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Thomas Rivers



Origin: Hertfordshire UK, 1892

Pollination: Thomas Rivers is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Thomas Rivers 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-1Thomas Rivers tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Thomas Rivers tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Thomas Rivers tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Thomas Rivers 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 Thomas Rivers apple trees

UseCulinary
ColourFlushed
FlavourAromatic
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeEarly/Mid Sep
Season of useSep-Oct
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Pollination date14
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageAmerican Mother