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Beauty of Hants



A dual purpose apple very similar to Blenheim Orange.

Origin: Hampshire UK, 1850

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

Beauty of Hants 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 Beauty of Hants

Beauty of Hants apple was raised probably from a Blenheim Orange seedling at Basset, Southampton, UK before 1850. Very similar to a Blenheim Orange.

Characteristics of Beauty of Hants apple trees

UseDessert
ColourFlushed
FlavourFruity
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking timeEarly/Mid Oct
Season of useNov-Jan
Tree vigourVigorous
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date13
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners