Apple - Elton Beauty

Elton Beauty Apple

Malus domestica
A pretty bright red dessert apple with a slightly sharp strawberry flavour.

Origin: Cheshire UK 1952

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

A guide to choosing Apple Trees



Elton Beauty 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
MM106 - Semi-vigorous   1 year Maiden
£17.50



History and description of Elton Beauty

Raised from a James Grieve X Worcester Pearmain at Ince Orchards, Chester UK. Introduced in 1952. A medium to large round fruit. Bright red flush over a green background colour. White, soft, juicy flesh. When fully ripe has the sweetness of Worcester and juicy soft white flesh of James Grieve. Slight strawberry flavour. Sharp if picked too early. A tree of weak vigour. Heavy cropper.



Main characteristics of Elton Beauty

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

Tree vigour  Small
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Cropping Heavy

Pollination date  7
Pollination group  B
Self fertility  Self-sterile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Parentage  James GrieveWorcester Pearmain