Apple - Coul Blush

Coul Blush Apple

Malus domestica
An old 19th Century Scottish apple raised in Coul, Ross-shire, Scotland.

Origin: Scotland 1827

Pollination:  Coul Blush is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop. Show suitable pollination partners

A guide to choosing Apple Trees



Coul Blush Apple Trees for sale - order online

Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.


Rootstock / Vigour / Age / Form
Price
Quantity
MM111 - Vigorous   1 year Maiden
£17.50
MM111 - Vigorous   2 years Half Standard *Reduced Price*
£21.50



History and description of Coul Blush

Raised by Sir George Mackenzie, Coul, Ross-shire, Scotland. First fruited 1827. Medium sized fruit, smooth skinned and predominately yellow, but delicately flushed. Soft cream flesh, sweet and aromatic. A dessert apple but if used early, or when grown in cooler regions it has higher acidity and cooks well to a sharp puree. Vigorous, spreading tree.



Main characteristics of Coul Blush

Use Dessert
Colour Yellow
Flavour Sweet
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Early Sep
Season of use  Sep-Oct

Tree vigour  Vigorous
Tree habit  Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Suitable for Northern Britain

Pollination date  7
Pollination group  B
Self fertility  Self-sterile Triploid
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