Katy cordon apple


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Katy cordon apple
Brilliant deep red flushed fruits,m good sweet slightly aromatic flavour. Season Mid September onwards; particularly suitable for frosty areas and generally easy to grow.

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

Syn Katja. Swedish raised in the 1940’s from a Worcester x James Grieve cross. A very popular garden variety that suits all area’s including the North.

Katy Apple cordon tree – Season:

Katy can be harvested in early September and keeps well, for an early, may be used into October.

Katy - appearance:

Broadly conical with white inner flesh and a shiny deep maroon red skin colour almost obliterating the base colour.

Katy apple treesflavour:

Sweet and fruity with a slight hint of strawberries but has retained a little of the balancing acidity of James Grieve.


For dessert use and also juicing.

Cropping & Growth

Vigorous and healthy. A good cropper and frost hardy.

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


Crimson Queening

James Grieve


Cox's Orange Pippin



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