Charles Ross cordon


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Charles Ross cordon
Charles Ross is one of the best varieties you can grow and especially recommended if you prefer Cox-type apples.

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Charles Ross cordon Apple Trees for sale

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 cordon is M9 which is the best stock for cordon trees. Plant 60-80cm’s apart.

Named in 1899 and of Berkshire origin. It’s fame has endured throughout the ensuing years and Charles Ross remains one of the most popular and well known of garden apple trees.

Charles Ross cordon tree – Season:

This variety should be harvested in October and eaten by Christmas to be enjoyed at it’s best.

Charles Ross – appearance:

Quite a large apple, especially for a dessert. Has the appearance and scent of a glorious brighter Cox’s with broken orange red stripes and stippling over a green gold base.

Charles Ross cordon apple treesflavour:

Well known for it’s flavour which is akin to a Cox’s, maybe slightly milder but still with plenty of intense aromatic quality and a good blend of acidity and sugar. Flesh is cream and slightly yielding.


A dessert apple and also good for table decoration.

Cropping & Growth

A hardy tree of moderate vigour and also has good disease resistance, especially scab.

Charles Ross - Pollination: Pollination group ‘C’ so pollinate with varieties in the same or adjacent groups.

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