Red Windsor fan espalier


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Red Windsor fan espalier
An excellent recent introduction with jolly red highly coloured fruits, not all glitz and glamour, they have a full-on taste reminiscnet of Cox's at it's best.

Flowers are self-fertile so no need for polinators.

Mid Sept-Nov eating.

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

Red Windsor - An excellent new variety with some characteristics that make it the perfect garden variety. Red Windsor is a red sport of ‘Alkmene’ [itself an excellent variety] that came by way of Cox’s. Red Windsor could be described as having a Cox-type flavour. It is also self fertile & naturally compact.

Red Windsor Apple tree – Season:

Harvest mid September, stroes until November.

Red Windsor- appearance:

A beautiful medium sized apple heavily dressed in red.

Red Windsor  apple treesflavour:

Good texture, nicely crisp but not woody. The cream flesh is well balanced with sugars and acidity and has honeyed and aromatic notes. Nicely scented.


Dessert, juice and table decoration.

Cropping & Growth

A small, compact grower with neat round headed growth. Seems to devote it’s energies to cropping.

Red Windsor- Pollination: Red Windsor is itself self pollinating so needs no other varieties to crop well. It is itself in pollination group ‘B’ so will help pollinate varieties in the same or adjacent groups.

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