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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 it is available through our custom bud-grafting service.

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). You can choose the number of trees and the rootstock(s) you want the trees grafted on.

Read more about our Grafting service here.

If you wish to order a grafted tree of this variety please fill in our contact form in the first instance.

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

UseDessert
ColourRed
FlavourSharp
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeLate Sep/Early Oct
Season of useNov-Jan
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Pollination date10
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners