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Early Julyan



One of the earliest of the summer apples.

Origin: Scotland, 1800

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

Early Julyan 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.

History and description of Early Julyan

Early Julyan apple is believed to have arisen in Scotland before 1800. Introduced to southern England by the nurseryman Hugh Ronalds of Brentford, Essex in the early 19th century. Flat to flat-round-conical, ribbed fruit. Smooth, pale green skin turning straw yellow when fully ripe. Firm, juicy, cream coloured flesh. Refreshing, brisk taste. Cooks to a bright yellow puree. Vigorous tree. Good regular cropper.

Characteristics of Early Julyan apple trees

UseDual Cul & Des
ColourGreen
FlavourSharp
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeAug
Season of useAug
Tree vigourVigorous
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Suitable forNorthern Britain
Pollination date9
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners