Wellington apple tree

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Wellington apple tree
For use mid Octobert through to Spring,a culinary variety similar to a Bramley, with Leicestershire origins.
£19.95

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Leicestershire origins, 1920 although known for some years before that as Dumelows Seedling with which it is synonymous. Wellington is a very hardy cooking apple tree.

Wellington apple tree – Season:

A late storing variety, pick mid-late October, use from storage right into the Spring.

Wellington – appearance:

Medium to large pale yellow-white with a light orange flush. Can suit exhibition.

Wellington apple trees – flavour:

Similar to a Bramley, sharp and robustly flavoured, but the flesh is finer. Bakes well and makes superb pies.

Uses:

A culinary apple. Also for exhibition purposes.

Cropping & Growth

Vigorous, spreading habit. Hardy and prolific. Easier to pollinate than Bramleys Seedling.

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

Spartan

Allington Pippin

Catshead

Newton Wonder

Gala

Charles Ross

Howgate Wonder

Merton Knave



Tree sizes for Wellington 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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