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King of Tompkins County



An old American apple popular in the 19th Century.

Origin: USA, 1804

Pollination: King of Tompkins County is a self-sterile triploid and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

King of Tompkins County 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.

Characteristics of King of Tompkins County apple trees

UseDessert
ColourRed
FlavourSweet
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking timeMid Oct
Season of useNov-Mar
Tree vigourVigorous
Tree habitSpreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Disease resistanceScab - Resistant
Suitable forWet Regions
Special featuresGood for Cider
Good for Drying
Pollination date10
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile triploid
PollinatorsPollination partners