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D'Arcy Spice 




SummaryAn old apple variety from the county of Essex in south-east England with several unusual characteristics, and notable for its spice-like flavour.


D'Arcy Spice

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D'Arcy Spice


Flavour styleSweeter

Ripening periodMid-Late season

Use/Keeping3 months or more

Cooking result


D'Arcy Spice



VigourWeak growing

PollinationFlowering group 4
Flowers Mid-Late season
Partially self-fertile
Blossom frost-resistance
Gardening skillSome skill needed

ProblemsCanker - Some resistance
Scab - Some resistance
Mildew - Very resistant
Bitter pit - Very resistant


D'Arcy Spice

Country of originUnited Kingdom

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