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Baumans Reinette

A late season dessert apple with a sharp flavour and hint of strawberry.

Origin: Belgium, 1811

Pollination: Baumans Reinette is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Baumans Reinette apple trees produced to order

We do not stock this variety, but we can produce trees for you through our custom grafting service. Trees can be grafted on any of the following rootstocks:

  • CG-1Baumans Reinette tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Baumans Reinette tree custom-grafted on M26 rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Baumans Reinette tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Baumans Reinette tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-5Baumans Reinette tree custom-grafted on M25 rootstock (Very vigorous)£39.00 each

If you wish to go order please fill in our contact form in the first instance, stating your name, full address, and the rootstock(s) you wish the tree(s) to be grafted on. You will need to contact us before June.

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).

History and description of Baumans Reinette

An old Belgian variety first recorded in 1811. Probably raised by Van Mons and named after Bauman Bros of Bouxwiller. Received RHS First Class Certificate in 1878. Frormerly grown in the UK and elsewhere in Europe.

Medium sized, flat shaped fruit. Colourful with a brilliant crimson skin. Firm, juicy, white flesh. Plain, brisk flavour, sometimes with a hint of strawberry.

Characteristics of Baumans Reinette apple trees

Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeLate Sep/Early Oct
Season of useNov-Jan
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Pollination date10
Pollination groupC
PollinatorsPollination partners