Sturmer Pippin Stepover (M106)

£38.00
Size: 
Stepover (M106)
Type: 
Dessert
Pollination Group: 
Group B
Fertility: 
self-sterile
Rootstock: 
M106 - Semi-dwarfing
SKU: APPSTUP-46311-BDE

Description

Fruit has a strong flavour, though sweet and juicy. Excellent late variety. It was grown from a pip in the garden of Rectory House, Sturmer, Haverhill, Suffolk by Mr Dillistone c1800. It was believed to be a cross between Ribston Pippin and Nonpareil. One of the first apples to be grown in Australia and New Zealand, laying the foundations of the Antipodean fruit trade.This self-sterile dessert Apple is believed to have originated from Suffolk, UK in 1800