Sturmer Pippin apple tree

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Sturmer Pippin apple tree
This is a variety more suited to the South, or a favoured aspect, whereupon the fruits can develop properly. The flavour can be exquisitely more-ish.

Keeps very late.
£19.95

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A Suffolk raised variety from the 1800’s, believed from ‘Ribston Pippin’. Does best in a warm, sunny aspect.

Sturmer Pippin apple tree – Season:

A variety which should be left as late as possible before harvest to give the maximum maturity time. Will then store for several months, until the Spring if desired.

Sturmer Pippin – appearance:

Cox-like, a medium sized circular apple of pale green/yellow with fine raspberry red stippling.

Sturmer Pippin apple trees – flavour:

At it’s best exquisite; firm and juicy interior with a rich Cox-like flavour.

Uses:

A dessert apple.

Cropping & Growth

A tree of medium vigour.

Sturmer Pippin Apple Trees - Pollination: ‘B’ pollination group; partner with varieties in the same or adjacent pollination groups. Here are some suggested varieties:

Jester

Redsleeves

Saturn

Discovery

Falstaff

Sunset

Laxtons Epicure



Tree sizes for Sturmer Pippin 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 intermediate 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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