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Vernade



An intensely sweet-sharp apple.

Origin: France, 1947

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

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

UseDessert
ColourRusset
FlavourSweet-sharp
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeLate Oct
Season of useDec-May
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date20
Pollination groupF
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners