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Fruit tree comparison - Egremont Russet
Apple trees

Egremont Russet

Egremont Russet is the most popular English russet variety, and a good apple tree for the garden.  Remove this variety from the comparison

Growing

Gardening skill? Easy
Cropping Good
Fertility? Partially self-fertile
Flowering group? 2
Pollinating others? Average
Ploidy? Diploid
Vigour? Average growth
Bearing regularity? Regular
Fruit bearing? Free-spurring
Fruit persistence? Normal ripening

Using

Picking season? Late
Use / keeping? 1-2 months
Flavour quality? Good
Flavour style Sweeter

Looking after

Overall disease resistance? Average

Identification

Country of origin United Kingdom
Period of origin 1850 - 1899
Fruit colour Russet
Blossom colour White
Leaf colour Green