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Lord Rosebery



A pretty bright red summer apple with some strwberry flavour.

Origin: Scotland, 1934

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

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

UseDessert
ColourRed
FlavourSubacid
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeLate Aug
Season of useSep-Nov
Tree vigourSmall
Tree habitSpreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date10
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners