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Starkspur Golden Delicious



A sport of Golde Delicious apple.

Origin: USA, 1890

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

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

UseDessert
ColourYellow
FlavourSweet
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeLate Oct
Season of useNov-Jun
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingHeavy
Disease resistanceScab - Resistant
Mildew - Resistant
Pollination date12
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageGolden Delicious
ProgenyJester