William Crump

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William Crump
A very good storing variety.

Thought to have originated in Worcestershire in the 1800’s. This old variety has recently received a new lease of life and is once again being planted in gardens and orchards. It is quite late and very well flavoured. Another Cox x Worcester cross.
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Thought to have originated in Worcestershire in the 1800’s. This old variety has recently received a new lease of life and is once again being planted in gardens and orchards. It is quite late and very well flavoured. Another Cox x Worcester cross.

William Crump apple tree – Season:

Harvest late October, keeps until February, sometimes longer.

William Crump – appearance:

Medium to large green-yellow striped current red.

William Crump apple trees – flavour:

Like a pineapple flavoured Cox, mellows later. Plenty of juice.

Uses:

Primarily an apple for enjoying fresh.

Cropping & Growth

Vigorous, but upright so easily managed. A good cropper.

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

Red Pippin

Jester

Red Windsor

Keswick Codlin

Arthur Turner

Lobo

Margaret

Laxtons Superb



Tree sizes for William Crump apple trees

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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