Laxtons Superb apple tree


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Laxtons Superb apple tree
The dessert quality fruits have a handsome purple red flush and a creamy interior with a wonderful flavour. They will store until January; Bedfordshire origins.

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Bedfordshire apple, late 1800’s. A good Cox replacement but easier to grow. Useful storer.

Laxtons Superb Apple tree – Season:

Pick from the tree around mid October, will store in good condition until January and sometimes longer. .

Laxtons Superb - appearance:

Medium to large in size with handsome purple red flush over pale green. White flesh,

Laxtons Superb apple treesflavour:

A Cox type apple with some of that varieties complexity and aroma, but generally sweeter with a firm white flesh.


Dessert use.

Cropping & Growth

Vigorous grower, especially in the early years. Hardy, productive and easy to grow.

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



James Grieve


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Tree sizes for Laxtons Superb apple trees for sale:

M27 is a miniature stock, ideal for very small gardens, pots on the patio etc. Grows to around 180cm’s. Good hearty soil is preferred.

M9 is classed as dwarfing and a good intermiate stock. Matures to 200cm’s plus with a similar spread. M9 is heavy cropping and promotes larger fruits, but needs permanent staking and good soil.

M26 stock Is classed as semi-dwarfing. Does well on poorer soil. Reaches 300cm’s+ with the same spread.

MM106 is vigorous and the best choice for where a larger ‘orchard sized’ tree is required. Grows 4m+ with the same spread and suitable for most soils.

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