Christmas Pearmain cordon


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Christmas Pearmain cordon
An old heritage apple variety widely regarded for it's rich flavour. Stores very late to extend the season.

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

Christmas Pearmain is a Kentish raised apple, known since the late 1800’s. As the name suggests, at it’s peak of eating around Yueltide.

Christmas Pearmain cordon apple tree– Season:

Harvest October, November-December eating, but will store longer.

Christmas Pearmain – appearance:

Small to medium sized cinnamon red over green with some russet patches. Flesh greenish cream.

Christmas Pearmain apple trees – flavour:

A very well flavoured apple. Intense but plenty of balancing sugars.


A good storing dessert apple.

Cropping & Growth

Christmas Pearmain is a tree of medium vigour and one which usually crops heavily.

Christmas Pearmain - Pollination: Pollination group ‘A’ so pollinate with varieties in the same or adjacent groups.


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