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

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Queen Cox Apple Trees for sale - order online

We have now stopped taking orders for the winter 2019/20 planting season. Our 2020/21 list is currently being prepared. It will be available from 1st May 2020 when we will start taking orders for delivery next autumn/winter.
This item is not currently available. We can propagate it to order. Click here for details of our propagation service.


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