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D'Arcy Spice  Remove
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Summary An 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 Good

Flavour style Sweeter

Ripening period Mid-Late season

Use/Keeping 3 months or more

Cooking result


D'Arcy Spice


Cropping Light

Vigour Weak growing

Pollination Flowering group 4
Flowers Mid-Late season
Partially self-fertile
Blossom frost-resistance
Gardening skill Sweeter

Problems Canker - Some resistance
Scab - Some resistance
Mildew - Very resistant
Bitter pit - Very resistant


D'Arcy Spice

Country of origin Essex, United Kingdom

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