Apple - Red Falstaff

Red Falstaff Apple

Malus domestica
One of the most popular modern garden varieties. Easy to grow, heavy cropping, crisp and juicy fruit.

Origin: Kent UK 1986

Pollination:  Red Falstaff is partially self-fertile and would produce some crop without a pollinator but would benefit considerably from a pollinator. Show suitable pollination partners

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Red Falstaff 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 Red Falstaff

Red Falstaff apple is a more colourful sport of Falstaff. Please see Falstaff for further details.



Main characteristics of Red Falstaff

Use Dessert
Colour Flushed
Flavour Sweet
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Early Oct
Season of use  Oct-Dec

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Cropping Heavy
Suitable for Late Frost
Special features Good for Juice

Pollination date  11
Pollination group  C
Self fertility  Partially Self Fertile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Parentage  FalstaffJames GrieveGolden Delicious