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Apple - Bramley Seedling

Probably the most famous cooking apple in the world. Its outstanding flavour, weight of crop and keeping quality make this the most widely planted cooker in Britain.

Season: October - March

Planting Distance: 5m (16ft)

Approximate Height: 4m (13ft) after 10 years

Pollination Group : 3, Triploid

Instances of poor pollination are nearly always caused by bad weather at blossom time, limiting the activity of insects.

This apple tree is growing on a semi-dwarf rootstock, ideal for the average garden.

Apples need a sunny site and a neutral soil to crop well, a pH of 6.5 - 7.5 is ideal.