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 Winston is a young tree suitable for training yourself, in situ. Such trees usually settle to cropping within 2 or 3 seasons.
Winston arose in Berkshire, 1920, from a Cox’s Orange x Worcester cross. A useful late storing apple that is easy to grow and disease resistant.
Winston apple tree – Season:
Very late; harvest in November and eat from storage December to April.
Winston – appearance:
Small to medium in size, green with purplish flush and stripes, becoming brighter in storage.
Winston apple trees – flavour:
An aromatic Cox-type flavour, mellows later.
A dessert apple for late use.
Cropping & Growth
Moderately vigorous, suitable for growing everywhere and easy to grow.
Winston Apple Trees - Pollination: Partly self fertile so will yield on it’s own. Pollination group ‘D’