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Flower of the Town



A sharp tasting mid season dessert apple from Yorkshire.

Origin: Yorkshire UK, 1831

Pollination: Flower of the Town is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Flower of the Town 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.

History and description of Flower of the Town

Arose Yorkshire and first described 1831. Medium sized, flat shaped fruit, flushed bright red and striped. Cream flesh, hard and very sharp. Vigorous tree.

Characteristics of Flower of the Town apple trees

UseDessert
ColourFlushed
FlavourSharp
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking timeEarly Sep
Season of useSep-Oct
Tree vigourVigorous
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Suitable forNorthern Britain
Pollination date11
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners