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St Ailred



A juicy apple similar in flavour to a ripe James Grieve

Origin: Leicestershire UK,

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

St Ailred 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 St Ailred apple trees

UseDessert
ColourFlushed
FlavourSavoury
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeEarly Sep
Season of useSept
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitSpreading
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date12
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageEllison's Orange
James Grieve