Arthur Turner


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Arthur Turner
One of the best and most popular cookers, an early variety ready late August onwards and particularly frost tolerant.

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A famous name in cooking apple trees, Arthur Turner is a very good reliable early variety that does well in the North.

Arthur Turner – Season:

An early variety. Harvest in late August, for use through September.

Arthur Turner – appearance:

Moderately large, pale green with the occassional pink flush.

Arthur Turner apple trees – flavour:

A good balance of sweetness and acidity. Cooks to a fairly sharp puree; good for sauces and excels for baking.


A cooking apple through and through. .

Cropping & Growth

Vigorous, hardy, upright grower. Particularly beautiful in blossom and very frost reistant.

Arthur Turner - Pollination: Pollination group is ‘B’ so choose any varieties in that group to partner. Here are some suggested varieties:




Red Falstaff



Tree sizes for Arthur Turner:

M27 is a miniature stock, ideal for very small gardens, pots on the patio etc. Grows to around 180cm’s. Good hearty soil is preferred.

M9 is classed as dwarfing and a good intermiate stock. Matures to 200cm’s plus with a similar spread. M9 is heavy cropping and promotes larger fruits, but needs permanent staking and good soil.

M26 stock Is classed as semi-dwarfing. Does well on poorer soil. Reaches 300cm’s+ with the same spread.

MM106 is vigorous and the best choice for where a larger ‘orchard sized’ tree is required. Grows 4m+ with the same spread and suitable for most soils.

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