Brown's Apple cider apple trees

Brown's Apple

Brown's Apple is a widely-grown traditional English cider apple variety producing a sharp juice. It is thought to originate from the county of Devon in the early 20th century.

Brown's Apple cider apple trees for sale

Item
Mature height
Price
Quantity
1-year Brown's Apple cider apple trees bare-root
Small (6ft-9ft) mature height
$29.00
1-year Brown's Apple cider apple trees bare-root
Large (10ft-14ft) mature height
$29.00

We are between seasons at the moment. You can pre-order trees now for delivery when the new season starts (fall for warmer zones, or next spring), you won't be asked to pay until nearer the time.


Pollination

Brown's Apple characteristics

Using

  • Picking season: Late
  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Keeping (of fruit): 2-3 weeks
  • Fruit persistence: Fruit drops when ripe
  • Flavour quality: Very good
  • Uses: Hard cider
  • Juice style: Sharp (cider)
  • Specific gravity: 1045

Growing

  • Gardening skill: Average
  • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
  • Pollination group: 5
  • Pollinating others: Average
  • Ploidy: Diploid
  • Vigour: Vigorous
  • Precocity: Precocious
  • Bearing regularity: Biennial tendency
  • Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer

Problems

  • Disease resistance: Good
  • Fireblight: Some susceptibility
  • Scab: Very resistant

Climate

  • Cold hardiness (USDA): (4) -30F / -34C
  • Summer average maximum temperatures: Cool ( 20C - 24C / 68F - 75F)

Identification

  • Country of origin: United Kingdom
  • Period of origin: 1900 - 1949
  • Fruit colour: Orange / Red
  • Fruit size: Average