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Beauchamwell



A late russet apple with a strong sweet sharp flavour

Origin: Norfolk UK, 1790

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

Beauchamwell apple trees produced to special order

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

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

Beauchamwell apple was raised by John Motteux at Beauchamwell, Swaffham, Norfolk UK late 18th Century. Heavily rusetted fruit with a strong sweet sharp flavour. Prone to bitter pit.

Characteristics of Beauchamwell apple trees

UseDessert
ColourRusset
FlavourSweet-Sharp
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeMid Oct
Season of useNov-Jan
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitSpreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date15
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners