Gala fan espalier tree


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Gala fan espalier tree
Familiar very sweet and juicy fruits, better than supermarket-bought. Mid-late Season.

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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 Gala is a young tree suitable for training yourself, in situ. Such trees usually settle to cropping within 2 or 3 seasons

One of the most famous Apples worldwide, and a great favourite, especially with those who prefer mild, sweet apples. Gala has it’s origins in New Zealand, where it was introduced circa 1965 from a Kidds Orange x Golden Delicious cross.

Gala Apple tree – Season:

Harvest in October; will store for several weeks.

Gala Apple - appearance:

Classically shaped, richly blushed and striped red. Various more highly coloured sports have been introreuced and these tend to be the types favoured by Supermarkets.

Gala apple treesflavour:

Very sweet, mild, can be slightly scented. Crisp and juicy.


A classic dessert apple.

Cropping & Growth

Medium vigour, can be disease prone.

Gala - Pollination: ‘C’ Pollination group, so use varieties with the same or adjacent pollinating prefixes. Here are some suggested varieties:


Charles Ross

Annie Elizabeth


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