Apple - Herefordshire Russet

Herefordshire Russet Apple

Malus domestica
An excellent new variety combining the aromatic flavour of a Cox with a golden russet skin.

Origin: Kent UK 2003

Pollination:  Herefordshire Russet is partially self-fertile and would produce some crop without a pollinator but would benefit considerably from a pollinator. Show suitable pollination partners

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Herefordshire Russet Apple Trees for sale - order online

We have now stopped taking orders for the winter 2019/20 planting season. Our 2020/21 list is currently being prepared. It will be available from 1st May 2020 when we will start taking orders for delivery next autumn/winter.
This item is not currently available. We can propagate it to order. Click here for details of our propagation service.


Main characteristics of Herefordshire Russet

Use Dessert
Colour Russet
Flavour Aromatic
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Late Sep
Season of use  Oct-Jan

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Cropping Heavy
Suitable for Northern Britain
Wet Regions

Pollination date  11
Pollination group  C
Self fertility  Partially Self Fertile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Parentage  Cox's Orange PippinIdared