Howgate Wonder cordon


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Howgate Wonder cordon
Very large fruits, this culinary variety is frost hardy and the fruit keeps some shape and texture when cooked. Good flavour, ready from November onwards & will store.

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

Howgate Wonder is one of the best cooking apple trees for garden or orchard, introduced from the Isle of Wight in 1929 from a Blenheim Orange x Newton Wonder cross. Highly recommended variety.

Howgate Wonder cordon Apple tree – Season:

The season of Howgate Wonder apples is genmerally from November to January.

Howgate Wonder - appearance:

Very large and weighty, deep green usually with a prominent maroon flush. Interior is cream-white.

Howgate Wonder apple treesflavour:

Sweet and fruity. Keeps it’s shape more-or-less when cooked and turns a deeper shade of creamy yellow. Ideal for pies and recipes where the appearance of the end product is important. Also ideal for chutneys.


A culinary apple.

Cropping & Growth

Vigorous, spreading with heavy reliable crops of very large fruit. Good disease resistance and a good variety for cold areas.

Howgate Wonder - Pollination: ‘C’ pollination group, use varieties with the same or adjacent groups to pollinate successfully.  Here are some suggested varieties:

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