Apple - Aromatic Russet

Aromatic Russet Apple

Malus domestica
A beautiful golden russet apple with an intense sweet-sharp flavour.

Origin: England 1850

Pollination:  Aromatic Russet is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop. Show suitable pollination partners

A guide to choosing Apple Trees



Aromatic Russet Apple Trees for sale - order online

Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.


Rootstock / Vigour / Age / Form
Price
Quantity
M26 - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden
£17.50
M25 - Very vigorous   1 year Maiden
£17.50
Sold out
M25 - Very vigorous   1 year Maiden *Reduced Price*
£12.75



History and description of Aromatic Russet

The origins of Aromatic Russet apple are uncertain. It is probably the same as the 19th Century Aromatic Russet introduced in the UK around 1850. Medium sized round-conical fruit. Beautiful golden russet skin. Firm, juicy flesh with an intense sweet-sharp, acid drop flavour.



Main characteristics of Aromatic Russet

Use Dessert
Colour Russet
Flavour Sweet-Sharp
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Mid Oct
Season of use  Nov-Feb

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Disease resistance  Scab: Resistant

Pollination date  8
Pollination group  C
Self fertility  Self-sterile
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