Falstaff fan espalier tree

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Falstaff fan espalier tree
An excellent garden variety bearing good crops of quality fruit for use mid-season. Healthy and hardy grower.
£19.95

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Espalier or fan trees are used against a wall; you will need not less than 180 x 180cm’s for a fan or espalier tree. Please note we do not supply ready trained trees; this Falstaff is a young tree suitable for training yourself, in situ. Such trees usually settle to cropping within 2 or 3 seasons.

Falstaff - this classic English-raised Apple, from EMRS in Kent in the 1960’s and introduced in 1986. One of the best garden varieties. It is a James Grieve x Golden Delicious cross.

Falstaff Apple tree – Season:

Harvest early-mid October, stores until Christmas.

Falstaff Apple - appearance:

Medium sized, golden yellow when ripe with pretty red stripes.

Falstaff apple treesflavour:

Sweet but clean and crisply refreshing with plenty of juice. Good texture, never soggy or mealy.

Uses:

A dessert apple, has also been used for juicing.

Cropping & Growth

A very good tree, medium growth, healthy, hardy, produces good crops of high quality fruit.

Falstaff - Pollination: Partly self fertile; ‘B’ Pollination group, so use varieties with the same or adjacent pollinating prefixes. Some good suggested varieties are:

Elstar

Discovery

Bountiful

Cox's Orange Pippin

Arthur Turner

Empire
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