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Wheeler's Russet



A cinnamon russet apple best stored and eaten in the new year.

Origin: Gloucestershire UK, 1717

Pollination: Wheeler's Russet is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Wheeler's Russet 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 Wheeler's Russet apple trees

UseDual Cul & Des
ColourRusset
FlavourSweet
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeLate Oct
Season of useDec-Mar
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Disease resistanceScab - Resistant
Special featuresAttractive Blossom
Pollination date12
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners