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Princesse



A heavy cropping russet apple of very good quality. Less nutty flavour than Egremont Russet but easier to grow.

Origin: France, 1990

Pollination: Princesse is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Princesse 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 Princesse apple trees

UseDessert
ColourRusset
FlavourNutty
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking time
Season of useSep-Nov
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright-spreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date0
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners