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Roter Eiserapfel

Origin: Germany, 1700

Pollination: Roter Eiserapfel is a self-sterile triploid and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Roter Eiserapfel apple trees produced to order

We do not stock this variety, but it is available through our custom bud-grafting service.

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). You can choose the number of trees and the rootstock(s) you want the trees grafted on.

Read more about our Grafting service here.

If you wish to order a grafted tree of this variety please fill in our contact form in the first instance.

History and description of Roter Eiserapfel

Arose early 18th Century in Germany. Widely grown throughout Europe in the 19th Century. Very attractive pink flush over a yellow bloomy skin. Firm, moderately flavoured flesh. Vigorous triploid tree.

Characteristics of Roter Eiserapfel apple trees

Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeMid Oct
Season of useNov-Feb
Tree vigourVigorous
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Pollination date15
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile triploid
PollinatorsPollination partners