Laxtons Epicure cordon tree


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Laxtons Epicure cordon tree
Second early dessert variety with a flavour similar to a 'light' Cox. An old favourite raised in Bedfordshire.

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

Bedford raised, introduced 1909 from a Cox cross. Has been a popular early ripening garden variety for many years. Largely trouble free.’Epicure’ is the same.

Laxtons Epicure Apple tree – Season:

For use from late August through September.

Epicure - appearance:

A small apple of bright green with colourful red striping.

Laxtons Epicure apple treesflavour:

Crisp, juicy and sweet with a little of the aromatic qualities of a Cox’s too. Rather like a ‘light’ Cox.


A dessert apple.

Cropping & Growth

Medium grower, frost hardy and reliable.

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


James Grieve

Egremont Russet


Arthur Turner

Cox's Orange Pippin

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