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Apple
Egremont Russet 

 

 

 

 
SummaryThe definitive English russet apple, with the charateristic sweet/dry "nutty" flavour.




Identification

Egremont Russet




Fruit colourYellow / Gold




Flesh colourWhite to Cream, pale yellow




Fruit sizeVariable




Fruit shapeFlat-round




Using

Egremont Russet




FlavorGood




Flavour styleDry / Nutty




Ripening period




Use/Keeping




Cooking result




Growing

Egremont Russet




Picking




CroppingGood




VigourSlightly small




PollinationFlowering group 2
Partially self-fertile
Blossom frost-resistance
Gardening skillVery easy




ProblemsScab - Very resistant
Fireblight - Some susceptibility
Bitter pit - Some susceptibility

Other

Egremont Russet




Country of originUnited Kingdom




Other qualitiesAwards 1993


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