Vistabella apple tree


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Vistabella apple tree
Although comparitively little known in this country, very popular on the continent. A fabulous looking apple, the intense red skin can develop a beautiful dusky purple 'bloom' on the surface.

Early ripening, from late Julu/early August and a hardy doer.

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A variety from New Jersey, USA introduced 1974. A good early apple and very attractive.

Vistabella apple tree – Season:

August and September eating.

Vistabella – appearance:

Beautiful and distinct, conical, medium sized and almost entirely covered in a deep maroon-purple skin finish, The skin often has a light bloom.

Vistabella apple trees – flavour:

Sweet and light but subtle too with hints of raspberry. Tender flesh.


A dessert apple and perfect for decoration purposes. Has also been juiced.

Cropping & Growth

Medium vigour, stocky.

Vistabella Apple Trees - Pollination: Pollination group ‘A’ partner with any varieties in the same or adjacent groups. Here are some suggested varieties:


Irish Peach

Egremont Russet


Beauty of Bath

Christmas Pearmain

Tree sizes for Vistabella 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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