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Golden Russet



A golden yellow russet apple from America. Sweet with a honeyed flavour.

Origin: USA, 1905

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

Golden Russet apple trees for sale

1-year maiden trees

These are the most versatile choice for home orchards, community fruit tree projects, and for training on in any form you require.

FormRootstockPriceQuantity
MaidenM26Semi-dwarfing £23.50
MaidenMM106Semi-vigorous £23.50

Orders placed now will be delivered in the winter planting season.

History and description of Golden Russet

Also known as the Golden Russet of Western New York, this is an old American variety. Medium sized, round-conical fruit. Bright golden yellow background skin colour partially covered with a light brown russet. Cream coloured, firm textured flesh. Sweet with a honeyed taste.

Characteristics of Golden Russet apple trees

UseDessert
ColourRusset
FlavourHoneyed
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeEarly/Mid Oct
Season of useDec-Feb
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingPartial tip-bearer
Cropping
Disease resistanceScab - Resistant
Mildew - Resistant
Canker - Resistant
Suitable forWet Regions
Special featuresGood for Cider
Good for Drying
Pollination date7
Pollination groupB
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ProgenyGolden Nugget