Apple - Barnack Beauty

Barnack Beauty Apple

Malus domestica
A late season dual purpose apple with attractive blossom.

Origin: Cambridgeshire UK 1840

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

A guide to choosing Apple Trees



Barnack Beauty 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
M9 - Dwarfing   1 year Maiden
£17.50
Sold out
M26 - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden
£17.50
MM111 - Vigorous   1 year Maiden
£17.50
Sold out



History and description of Barnack Beauty

Originated from the village of Barnack, Cambridgeshire, UK c1840. Introduced by W & J Brown of Stamford c1870. Received the RHS Award of Merit in 1899 and a First Class Certificate in 1909.

Medium sized, round to oval fruit. Bright orange-red flush and stripes over yellow skin. Some russet patches. Juicy and very crunchy yellow flesh. Quite sharp refreshing taste. Good keeper. Useful as a cooking apple as well as a dessert apple.

Very spreading, hardy, tip bearing tree. Heavy cropper but with a tendency to produce small fruit. Ornamental tree with attractive blossom and colourful fruit. Does well on chalky soils.



Main characteristics of Barnack Beauty

Use Dual Cul & Des
Colour Flushed
Flavour Sharp
Fruit size  Small
Picking time  Early/Mid Oct
Season of use  Dec-Mar

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Spreading
Fruit bearing  Tip-bearer
Cropping Heavy
Disease resistance  Scab: Resistant
Suitable for Chalky Soils
Special features Attractive Blossom

Pollination date  14
Pollination group  D
Self fertility  Self-sterile
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Progeny  Barnack OrangeBarnack Orange