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Honey Pippin



An apple that takes its name from its sweet, honeyed flavour.

Origin: Suffolk UK, 1981

Pollination: Honey Pippin is a self-sterile triploid and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Honey Pippin apple trees produced to order

We do not stock this variety, but it is available through our custom bud-grafting service.

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). You can choose the number of trees and the rootstock(s) you want the trees grafted on.

Read more about our Grafting service here.

If you wish to order a grafted tree of this variety please fill in our contact form in the first instance.

History and description of Honey Pippin

Honey Pippin apple was raised by J Brooke, Newmarket, Suffolk. In appearance much like a Cox’s Orange Pippin. Almost yellow flesh, juicy, crisp, sweet and honeyed. Good cropper but prone to bitter pit.

Characteristics of Honey Pippin apple trees

UseDessert
ColourFlushed
FlavourHoneyed
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeMid Sep
Season of useSep-Oct
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Pollination date10
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile triploid
PollinatorsPollination partners