Greensleeves fan espalier tree


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Greensleeves fan espalier tree
Self fertile, hardy and easy to grow. Fruits are crisp, juicy with a refreshing sweet but 'clean' flavour. Recommended; mid season use.

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

Greensleeves is one of the best and most popular garden apple trees; Greensleeves was introduced in 1977 from EMRS in Kent, and is a cross between James Grieve x Golden Delicious. In charactern it resembles a better version of the latter.

Greensleeves Apple tree – Season:

Harvest late September, can be used through to late November.

Greensleeves Apple - appearance:

Medium sized, pale green ripening to pale yellow with usually no other coloration.

Greensleeves apple treesflavour:

Very crisp, juicy, sweet yet refreshing.


Mostly favoured for dessert use but can be cooked with and useful for open flans where appearance of the sliced fruit is important.

Cropping & Growth

Medium vigour, heavily cropping and trouble free.

Greensleeves - Pollination: Greensleeves is self fertile so useful for one-tree gardens. It is ‘B’ Pollination group, and is an excellent pollinator for other varieties in the same or adjacent groups.

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