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Kerry Pippin



A small pretty Victorian dessert apple with a rich fruity flavour.

Origin: Ireland, 1802

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

Kerry Pippin 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-1Kerry Pippin tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Kerry Pippin tree custom-grafted on M26 rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Kerry Pippin tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Kerry Pippin tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-5Kerry Pippin 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 Kerry Pippin apple trees

UseDessert
ColourFlushed
FlavourSubacid
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeLate Aug
Season of useAug-Sep
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingHeavy
Disease resistanceScab - Resistant
Mildew - Resistant
Pollination date7
Pollination groupB
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners