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Kentish Pippin (Keepers)



A pretty pink flushed apple.

Origin: Kent UK, 1935

Pollination: Kentish Pippin (Keepers) is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

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

UseDual Cul & Des
ColourFlushed
FlavourAcid
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking time
Season of useSep-Nov
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date7
Pollination groupB
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners