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Fruit tree comparison - Sturmer Pippin
Apple trees

Sturmer Pippin

A sharp-tasting late-season Victorian apple which keeps very well.  Remove this variety from the comparison

Growing

Gardening skill? Easy
Cropping Good
Fertility? Partially self-fertile
Flowering group? 3
Pollinating others? Average
Ploidy? Diploid
Vigour? Average growth
Bearing regularity? Regular
Fruit bearing? Spur-bearer
Fruit persistence? Normal ripening

Using

Picking season? Late
Use / keeping? 3 months or more
Flavour quality? Good
Flavour style Sharper

Looking after

Overall disease resistance? Good

Identification

Country of origin United Kingdom
Period of origin 1800 - 1849
Fruit colour Orange flush
Blossom colour Pink - light
Leaf colour Green