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Maxton



Origin: Suffolk UK, 1939

Pollination: Maxton is partially self-fertile and would produce some crop without a pollinator but would benefit considerably from a pollinator.  Pollination partners

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

UseDessert
ColourFlushed
FlavourSweet
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeEarly/Mid Oct
Season of useNov-Jan
Tree vigourVigorous
Tree habitSpreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingHeavy
Disease resistanceScab - Susceptible
Canker - Resistant
Pollination date13
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilityPartially self-fertile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageLaxton's Superb