Red Ellison cordon tree


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Red Ellison cordon tree
Lovely red flushed apples with same subtle taste of anissed as it's parent, Ellisons Orange. Very heavy cropper, 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 is M9 which is the best stock for cordon trees. Plant 60-80cm’s apart.

Red Ellison is simply a red sport of the Ellisons Orange apple tree.

Red Ellison Apple tree – Season:

Enjoy this variety from late September to November.

Red Ellisons - appearance:

Conical green-yellow heavily striped and mottled in red.

Red Ellisons apple treesflavour:

Very distinctive taste – the tender, juicy flesh has a sweet aniseed taste.


A dessert apple.

Cropping & Growth

Medium growth, hardy and disease free. Heavy cropper.

Red Ellison - Pollination: Red Ellisons is in pollination group ‘C’ so will pollinate well with varieties in the same or adjacent groups. Here are some suggested varieties:

Peasgood Nonsuch

Charles Ross

Chivers Delight

Laxtons Epicure

Laxtons Superb


Pitmaston Pineapple

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