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Hog's Snout



A sweet-sharp apple shaped like a pig's snout.

Origin: UK,

Pollination: Hog's Snout is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Hog's Snout 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-1Hog's Snout tree custom-grafted on M9 rootstock (Dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Hog's Snout tree custom-grafted on M26 rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Hog's Snout tree custom-grafted on MM106 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-4Hog's Snout tree custom-grafted on MM111 rootstock (Vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-5Hog's Snout 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 Hog's Snout apple trees

UseDessert
ColourRusset
FlavourSweet sharp
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeMid Oct
Season of useNov-Jan
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitSpreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Pollination date7
Pollination groupB
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners