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Annie Elizabeth Apple tree

Owner: Andrew

Location:  Matlock, DERBYSHIRE, United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about 2006
Age of this tree:16 years
Rootstock:M26
Pruning:Summer pruned on a cordon
Tree form:Cordon
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Light crops
Growth:This tree grows fairly well here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Un-treated

Owner's comments

Annie Elizabeth (taken from: http://chestofbooks.com/gardening-horticulture/Robert-Hogg/The-Fruit-Manual-Great-Britain/Apples-Part-4.html) Fruit, large, round, widest at the base, prominently ribbed or angular. Skin, pale yellow on the shaded side, streaked and spotted on the side next the sun with bright crimson. Eye, with connivent segments, deeply set in an irregular angular basin. Stamens, median; tube, deep conical. Stalk, short, deeply set, frequently with a swelling on one side of it. Flesh, white, and of firm, yet crisp and tender texture, with a fine, brisk, sprightly flavour. Cells, obovate; abaxile. An excellent late kitchen or dessert apple. A seedling raised by Messrs. Harrison & Sons, of Leicester. Received a First Class Certificate from the Royal Horticultural Society, 1868.

Season records for this tree

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  • 2009


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