Jonagold fan espalier


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Jonagold fan espalier
Medium to large, nicely coloured fruits with a very satisfying crisp and juicy texture. Crops heavily; easy to grow and vigorous. Season Oct-January.

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

Jonagold is a very important variety commercially, and one of the better supermarket apples. Raised in the U.S.A in 1968 from a Jonathan x Golden Delicious cross. It soon spread globally and is grown all over Europe and has received an Award of Garden Merit from the R.H.S.

Jonagold Apple tree – Season:

Harvest Jonagold mid October, keeps in store until February or sometimes later with care.

Jonagold - appearance:

At it’s best an attractive apple, although colouring can be variable. Pale green yellow, an oval apple variably covered by a bright orange red flush. Flesh is very crisp and cream.

Jonagold apple treesflavour:

Firm and juicy with a wonderful crispy bite. Plenty oif juice, plenty of sugar but with a satisfying light underlying acidity to give it balance. Very enjoyable to eat.


For dessert use.

Cropping & Growth

Vigorous variety and spreading. Capable of giving heavy crops reliably.

Jonagold - Pollination: This is a triploid variety that ideally needs two others to pollinate and yield fully. Here are some suggested varieties:



Golden Delicious




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