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Arthur Turner apple

Last updated 16 Oct 2011.

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A well-known early season culinary apple. Cooks to a sweet puree. Grows easily in most situations.

Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Originates from: United Kingdom
  • Introduced: 1915
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1094
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession number: 1975-301
  • Some historical details taken with kind permission from 'The New Book of Apples' by Joan Morgan and Alison Richards , illustrated by Elisabeth Dowle, published by Ebury Press, 2002.

Identification

  • Bultitude apple group: 5. Yellow, smooth, sweet or acidic

Using

  • Uses: Cooking
  • Cooking result: Puree
  • Flavour quality: Good
  • Flavour style: Sweeter
  • Harvest period: Mid-Late season
  • Use / keeping: 2-3 weeks

Growing

  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Flowering period: Mid season
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Ploidy: Diploid
  • Vigour: Average growth
  • Gardening skill: Very easy
  • Attractive features: Attractive blossom

Climate

  • Climate suitability: Temperate climates

Other qualities

  • Awards: RHS AGM 1993

Arthur Turner identification photos from official fruit collections

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Fruit tree register

Do you have a tree of this variety in your garden or orchard? If so please register the details here and contribute to our international register of fruit trees.

The following Arthur Turner trees have been registered - click the name to view more details of each tree.

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United Kingdom

Denmark

France



Latest Spring blossom records for this variety

2013 season

  • 7th May  2013  - tree owned by Steve in STEEPLE CLAYDON, United Kingdom

2012 season

  • 1st May  2012  - tree owned by Remy in BUCKINGHAM, United Kingdom
  • 18th April  2012  - tree owned by Jacqueline in RODEZ, France

2011 season

  • 29th April  2011  - tree owned by Hanne in KGS. LYNGBY, Denmark
  • 29th April  2011  - tree owned by Hanne in KGS. LYNGBY, Denmark
  • 17th April  2011  - tree owned by Mark in WINCHESTER, United Kingdom
  • April  2011  - tree owned by Roy in NORTH SHIELDS, United Kingdom

2010 season

  • 1st May  2010  - tree owned by Mark in WINCHESTER, United Kingdom

2009 season

  • 29th April  2009  - tree owned by Mark in WINCHESTER, United Kingdom

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Latest harvest records for this variety

2013 season

    2012 season

    • 1st week October  2012  - tree owned by Jane in LUDLOW, United Kingdom

    2011 season

    • 1st week October  2011  - tree owned by Mark in WINCHESTER, United Kingdom
    • 4th week September  2011  - tree owned by Mandy in BEDFORD, United Kingdom
    • September  2011  - tree owned by Roy in NORTH SHIELDS, United Kingdom

    2010 season

    • 2nd week October  2010  - tree owned by Mark in WINCHESTER, United Kingdom

    2009 season

    • 2nd week October  2009  - tree owned by Mark in WINCHESTER, United Kingdom
    • 3rd week August  2009  - tree owned by Andrea in MALDON, United Kingdom

    Where to buy apple trees

    The following fruit tree nurseries offer Arthur Turner apple trees for sale:

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