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A sport of Red Delicious apple.

Origin: USA, 1870

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

Starkrimson 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.

Characteristics of Starkrimson apple trees

Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeMid Oct
Season of useDec-Mar
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Disease resistanceScab - Very susceptible
Canker - Susceptible
Pollination date12
Pollination groupD
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageRed Delicious