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Bushey Grove apple


Sharp acidic cooker, very juicy


Bushey Grove identification photos

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Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Bismarck ? x Queen ?
  • Originates from: Bushey, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Introduced: 1897
  • Developed by: Mr J. T. Good
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1152
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1924-057

Identification

  • Bultitude apple group: 3. Flushed / striped, smooth, acidic, culinary

Using

  • Uses: Cooking
  • Flavour quality: Good
  • Flavour style: Sharper
  • Use / keeping: 1-2 months

Growing

  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Flowering period: Mid season
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Ploidy: Diploid
  • Vigour: Large
  • Attractive features: Attractive blossom

Climate

  • Climate suitability: Temperate climates

Other qualities

  • Awards: RHS AGM 1923

Parents and other ancestors of this variety



Where to buy trees

The following fruit tree nurseries offer Bushey Grove apple trees for sale:

  • Keepers Nursery
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Where to buy fresh fruit

No orchards have registered as growing this variety. If you grow this and want to register please go to our Orchard Registration form.



References

  • Apples of England (1948)
    Author: Taylor


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