Belle de Boskoop cordon Apple Trees
Cordon Apple trees are a good choice for restricted areas and a fence or wall. They can be grown at a 45degree angle, or upright. The rootstock we use for our Belle de Boskoop cordon trees is M9 which is the best stock for cordon trees. Plant 60-80cm’s apart.
This variety, of European origin, is basically a form of the well known Blenheim Orange and quite similar in it’s qualities.
Belle de Boskoop – Season:
A mid season apple for enjoyment early October through November.
Belle de Boskoop – appearance:
Large and solid, partly to almost entirely covered in a dull crimson flush over green-yellow.
Belle de Boskoop apple trees – flavour:
Deep cream yielding flesh with a slightly ‘nutty’ and savoury flavour.
Mostly used for dessert but can also be cooked with.
Cropping & Growth
A vigorous tree little troubled by disease and heavy cropping.
Belle de Boskoop - Pollination: Pollination group is ‘B’ so choose any varieties in that group to partner.