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Fruit tree comparison - Holstein
Apple trees

Holstein

A high-quality apple from Germany, noted for its good flavor and excellent juice.  Remove this variety from the comparison

Growing

Gardening skill? Average
Cropping Good
Fertility? Not self-fertile
Flowering group? 3
Pollinating others? Poor
Ploidy? Triploid
Vigour? Large
Bearing regularity? Regular
Growth habit Spreading
Fruit bearing? Spur-bearer

Using

Picking season? Late
Use / keeping? 1-2 months
Flavour quality? Very good
Flavour style Aromatic

Looking after

Overall disease resistance? Average

Identification

Country of origin Germany
Period of origin 1900 - 1949
Fruit colour Orange flush
Blossom colour Pink - light
Leaf colour Green