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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 we can produce trees for you through our custom grafting service. Trees can be grafted on any of the following rootstocks:

  • CG-1Early Julyan tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Early Julyan tree custom-grafted on M26 rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Early Julyan tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Early Julyan tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-5Early Julyan 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).

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
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeAug
Season of useAug
Tree vigourVigorous
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Suitable forNorthern Britain
Pollination date9
Pollination groupC
PollinatorsPollination partners