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Apple trees
Isaac Newton's Tree

Also known as Flower of Kent, this is the variety the famous scientist sat under.
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Using


Apple trees
Isaac Newton's Tree
Picking season Late
Uses Cooking
Traditional cooker
Cropping Good
Keeping (of fruit) 1-2 months
Flavour quality Average
Flavour style (apples) Sharper
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Growing


Apple trees
Isaac Newton's Tree
Gardening skill Average
Self-fertility Not self-fertile
Pollination group 5
Pollinating others Average
Ploidy Diploid
Vigour Average vigour
Bearing regularity Regular
Fruit bearing Partial tip-bearer
Longevity Long-lived
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Problems


Apple trees
Isaac Newton's Tree
Disease resistance Average
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Climate


Apple trees
Isaac Newton's Tree
Summer average maximum temperatures Cool ( 20C - 24C / 68F - 75F)
Cold (< 20C / 67F)
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Identification


Apple trees
Isaac Newton's Tree
Country of origin United Kingdom
Period of origin 1600 - 1649
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