Apple - Bakers Delicious

Bakers Delicious Apple

Malus domestica
A sweet attractive early season dessert apple originating from Wales.

Origin: Wales 1932

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

A guide to choosing Apple Trees

Bakers Delicious Apple Trees for sale - order online

Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.

Rootstock / Vigour / Age / Form
M26 - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden
MM111 - Vigorous   1 year Maiden
MM111 - Vigorous   2 years Half Standard *Reduced Price*
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History and description of Bakers Delicious

Originates from Wales. Named and introduced by Baker's of Codsall, Wolverhampton in 1932. Handsome, large round-conical fruit. Bright orange flush over gold skin. Crisp, juicy, cream coloured flesh. Rich, sweet flavour with plenty of balancing acidity. Fruit bruises easily. Good cropper. Resistant to scab and mildew but susceptible to canker.

Main characteristics of Bakers Delicious

Use Dessert
Colour Flushed
Flavour Rich
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Sep
Season of use  Sep

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Cropping Good
Disease resistance  Canker: Susceptible
Scab: Resistant
Mildew: Resistant

Pollination date  7
Pollination group  B
Self fertility  Self-sterile
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