Apple - Barnack Orange

Barnack Orange Apple

Malus domestica
A late season aromatic Cox like dessert apple.

Origin: Leicestershire UK 1904

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

A guide to choosing Apple Trees

Barnack Orange 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
MM106 - Semi-vigorous   1 year Maiden
MM111 - Vigorous   1 year Maiden
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MM111 - Vigorous   2 years Half Standard *Reduced Price*

History and description of Barnack Orange

Raised from Barnack Beauty x Cox's Orange Pippin by W H Divers, Head Gardener at Belvoir Castle, Leicestershire, UK in 1904. Medium sized, round fruit. Red flush and stripes on a yellow skin. Juicy, firm, yellow flesh. Intense, rich, aromatic flavour. Prefers chalky soils.

Main characteristics of Barnack Orange

Use Dessert
Colour Flushed
Flavour Aromatic
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Early/Mid Oct
Season of use  Nov-Jan

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Suitable for Chalky Soils

Pollination date  10
Pollination group  C
Self fertility  Self-sterile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Parentage  Cox's Orange PippinBarnack BeautyBarnack BeautyCox's Orange Pippin