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Bedan apple

Bedan is a traditional French bittersweet cider variety.

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  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 4451


  • Picking season: Very late
  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Keeping (of fruit): 1-2 months
  • Food uses: Hard cider
  • Juice style: Bittersweet (cider)


  • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
  • Flowering group: 6
  • Ploidy: Diploid
  • Bearing regularity: Regular


  • Cold hardiness (USDA): (5) -20F / -29C
  • Cold hardiness (USDA): (6) -10F / -23C
  • Cold hardiness (USDA): (7) 0F / -18C
  • Cold hardiness (USDA): (8) 10F / -12C
  • Cold hardiness (USDA): (9) 20F / -7C
  • Cold hardiness (USDA): (10) 30F / -1C
  • Summer average maximum temperatures: Cool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)


  • Country of origin: France
  • Period of origin: 1850 - 1899
  • Fruit size: Small
  • Fruit colour: Green / Yellow
  • Fruit colour: Orange

Where to buy trees

The following tree nurseries offer Bedan apple trees for sale:

  • Red Rock Orchards Ltd
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