Alfriston Bush (M106)

£31.00
Size: 
Bush (M106)
Type: 
Culinary
Pollination Group: 
Group B
Fertility: 
self-sterile
Rootstock: 
M106 - Semi-dwarfing
Use: 
Very Late Season (Nov - April)
SKU: APPALF-45403-BCU
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Description

Raised in the late 1700s by Mr Shepherd of Uckfield, this became a favourite Victorian exhibition variety much sought-after for its handsome fruit, and excellent keeping qualities. Large bright green-yellow oblong fruit, which cook to slightly acidic puree. Good yields, but thin fruit every June to avoid biennial cropping. RHS Award of merit in 1920. Reliable in wet conditions (Wilson, Cumbria)This self-sterile culinary Apple is believed to have originated from Sussex, UK in about 1790