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Comtesse de Paris crab-apple

A well-regarded late-flowering crab-apple with persistent yellow fruitlets.

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United Kingdom

Spring blossom records for this variety

2015 season

  • 11th May  2015  - tree owned by Richard in York, United Kingdom

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  • Species: Malus species
  • Originates from: France
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2520


  • Fruit colour: Yellow
  • Fruit size: Medium
  • Fruit shape: Long / oval


  • Harvest period: Very-Late season


  • Cropping: Good
  • Flowering group: 5
  • Fertility: Self-fertile
  • Ploidy: Diploid
  • Pollinating others: Good
  • Vigour: Slightly small
  • Bearing regularity: Regular
  • Gardening skill: Very easy
  • Attractive features: Attractive blossom
  • Attractive features: Attractive fruit
  • General disease resistance: Average


  • Climate suitability: Temperate climates
  • Climate suitability: Tolerates cold winters

Other qualities

  • Awards: RHS AGM 2012

Where to buy trees

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