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Grvena Lepogvetka



An intensly flvoured apple from the former Yugoslavia.

Origin: Yugoslavia,

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

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

Grvena Lepogvetka originates from the former Yugoslavia. Smooth skinned apple with dark maroon flush. Intensely flavoured, honeyed with pineapple-like acidity.

Characteristics of Grvena Lepogvetka apple trees

UseDessert
ColourRed
FlavourPineapple
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeLate Oct
Season of useDec-Jan
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date12
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners