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Barnack Orange

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.  Pollination partners

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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.

Characteristics of Barnack Orange apple trees

Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeEarly/Mid Oct
Season of useNov-Jan
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Suitable forChalky Soils
Pollination date10
Pollination groupC
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageBarnack Beauty
Barnack Beauty
Cox's Orange Pippin
Cox's Orange Pippin