Winter Gem apple tree


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Winter Gem apple tree
Kent Raised in 1975 so relatively recent, this variety combines an intense, rich and aromatic flavour with prettily blushed fruits and excellent, long storage qualities.

An excellent variety and already popular as a garden apple tree.

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An outstanding recently introduced garden apple, of Cox’s parentage. Highly recommended as a late storing variety.

Winter Gem apple tree – Season:

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

Winter Gem – appearance:

A very pretty apple, pale green/yellow blushed with rosy pink.

Winter Gem apple trees – flavour:

Exquisitely flavoured. Scented, complex, rich and aromatic.


A dessert apple that also juices well. Good for table decoration.

Cropping & Growth

Medium vigour, generally trouble free.

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

Red Falstaff

Cox's Orange Pippin

Laxtons Superb





James Grieve

Tree sizes for Winter Gem 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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