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Pig's Nose Pippin



A small apple shaped like a pig's snout.

Origin: Herefordshire UK, 1884

Pollination: Pig's Nose Pippin is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Pig's Nose Pippin apple trees produced to order

We do not stock this variety, but we can produce trees for you through our custom grafting service. Trees can be grafted on any of the following rootstocks:

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

UseDessert
ColourFlushed
FlavourSweet
Fruit sizeSmall
Picking timeMid Oct
Season of useNov-Dec
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date14
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners