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Saltcote Pippin



An aromatic apple similar to Ribston Pippin.

Origin: Sussex UK, 1918

Pollination: Saltcote Pippin is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

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

UseDessert
ColourFlushed
FlavourAromatic
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking timeEarly Oct
Season of useNov-Jan
Tree vigourVigorous
Tree habitUpright
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingGood
Pollination date11
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageRibston Pippin