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Laxton's Superb  Remove
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Summary The definitive late Victorian dessert apple, firm, Cox-style but sweeter, understated but very "more-ish".


Laxton's Superb

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Laxton's Superb

Flavour Good

Flavour style Sweeter

Ripening period

Use/Keeping 1-2 months

Cooking result


Laxton's Superb


Cropping Heavy

Vigour Large

Pollination Flowering group 4
Partially self-fertile
Gardening skill Sweeter

Problems Canker - Some resistance
Scab - Some susceptibility
Mildew - Some resistance


Laxton's Superb

Country of origin Bedford, England, United Kingdom

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