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Lord Burghley



A dark red flushed late dessert apple which keeps very well.

Origin: Northamptonshire UK, 1834

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

Lord Burghley 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 Lord Burghley apple trees

UseDessert
ColourFlushed
FlavourAromatic
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeMid Oct
Season of useDec-Apr
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitSpreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Pollination date16
Pollination groupE
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners