Apple - Quenn Cox

Queen Cox Apple

Malus domestica
A more highly coloured and attractive looking sport of Cox's Orange Pippin.

Origin: England 1953

Pollination:  Queen Cox is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop. Show suitable pollination partners

A guide to choosing Apple Trees

Queen Cox Apple Trees for sale - order online

Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.

Rootstock / Vigour / Age / Form
M9 - Dwarfing   2 years Bush *Reduced Price*
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M9 - Dwarfing   2 years Cordon
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History and description of Queen Cox

Queen Cox is a more highly coloured sport of Cox's Orange Pippin first selected by MacLean in 1953 and then reselected by Ermen in 1982. Please see Cox's Orange Pippin for further details.

Main characteristics of Queen Cox

Use Dessert
Colour Flushed
Flavour Aromatic
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Late Sep/Early Oct
Season of use  Oct-Dec

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Cropping Good

Pollination date  11
Pollination group  C
Self fertility  Self-sterile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Parentage  Cox's Orange Pippin
Other names  Queen Cox