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Apple - Grenadier

Outstanding early cooker, a reliable heavy cropper of large succulent fruit that cooks to a froth. Compact grower, often crops in its year of planting, suitable throughout the U.K. Excellent disease resistance.

Season: August - October

Planting Distance: 3m (10ft)

Approximate Height: 3m (10ft) after 10 years

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.