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Poelman's Rode James Grieve



Brighter coloured earlier ripening sport of James Grieve.

Origin: Netherlands, 1960

Pollination: Poelman's Rode James Grieve is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Poelman's Rode James Grieve 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 Poelman's Rode James Grieve

Found by A A M Poelman, Netherlands. First recorded 1960. A brighter coloured, earlier ripening sport of James Grieve. See James Grieve for details

Characteristics of Poelman's Rode James Grieve apple trees

UseDual Cul & Des
ColourFlushed
FlavourSubacid
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeEarly Sep
Season of useSep-Oct
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitSpreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Pollination date10
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageJames Grieve