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Core Blimey™



A new aromatic Cox type apple easier to grow than Cox.

Origin: Kent, 2008

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

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

Characteristics of Core Blimey™ apple trees

UseDessert
ColourFlushed
FlavourAromatic
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeOct
Season of useOct-Jan
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Pollination date0
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners