Apple - Fuji

Fuji Apple

Malus domestica
A crips sweet apple with a perfumed honey-like flavour. Requires a warm location for best flavour.

Origin: Japan 1939

Pollination:  Fuji is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop. Show suitable pollination partners

A guide to choosing Apple Trees

Fuji Apple Trees for sale - order online

Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.

Rootstock / Vigour / Age / Form
M27 - Very dwarfing   1 year Maiden
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M9 - Dwarfing   1 year Maiden
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M26 - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden
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MM106 - Semi-vigorous   1 year Maiden
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History and description of Fuji

Raised 1939 by H Niitsi, Horticultural Research Station, Morioka, Japan from a Ralls Janet X Delicious. Named in 1962. Commercially grown in Japan, New Zealand, Brazil, and Washington State, USA. and now being planted in Europe.

An attractive apple. A pale green background skin colour turning pale yellow with an orange red flush. Crisp, firm and quite juicy flesh, perfumed with honey-like sweetness and no acidity. Tough skin.

A tree of moderate vigour. Heavy cropper. Requires a warm position in the UK and may fail to ripen properly in a poor summer.

Main characteristics of Fuji

Use Dessert
Colour Flushed
Flavour Sweet
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Late Oct
Season of use  Dec-Jan

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Cropping Heavy
Disease resistance  Scab: Resistant

Pollination date  12
Pollination group  D
Self fertility  Self-sterile
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Parentage  Red Delicious