Upton Pyne apple
Primarily a cooking variety, notable for a delicate pineapple-like flavour. Cooks to puree.
- Species: Malus domestica
- Parentage: Unknown
- Originates from: Devon, England, United Kingdom
- Introduced: 1910
- Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1177
- UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1931-009
- Fruit colour: Red / Orange flush
- Bultitude apple group: 4. Flushed / striped, smooth, dessert / dual-purpose
- Uses: Cooking
- Cooking result: Puree
- Flavour quality: Average
- Flavour style: Pineapple
- Harvest period: Late season
- Use / keeping: 1-2 months
- Cropping: Heavy
- Flowering group: 3
- Fertility: Self-sterile
- Ploidy: Diploid
- Gardening skill: Very easy
- Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer
- Attractive features: Attractive blossom
- General disease resistance: Good
- Climate suitability: Temperate climates
- Scab - Some resistance
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The following Upton Pyne trees have been registered - click the name to view more details of each tree.
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- John Owen-Jones in Exeter, Devon
- Marilyn Hartwell in TIVERTON, DEVON
- Mr e Harvey in EXETER, DEVON
- Yaron Peled in Pelynt, Looe, Cornwall
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