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Apple tree
Bramley's Seedling

Bramley is the essential English cooking and sharp cider apple, famous for its rich tangy acidity.
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Growing


Apple tree
Bramley's Seedling
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersPoor
PloidyTriploid
Bearing regularityRegular
Fruit bearingPartial tip-bearer
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Apple tree
Bramley's Seedling
Picking seasonLate
UsesCulinary
Traditional cooker
Juice
Hard cider
CroppingHeavy
Keeping (of fruit)3 months or more
Cooking resultPuree
Juice styleSharper
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Disease resistance


Apple tree
Bramley's Seedling
FireblightSome resistance
ScabVery resistant
Cedar apple rustSome resistance
MildewSome resistance
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Climate


Apple tree
Bramley's Seedling
Cold hardiness (USDA)(4) -30F / -34C
(5) -20F / -29C
(6) -10F / -23C
(7) 0F / -18C
(8) 10F / -12C
(9) 20F / -7C
(10) 30F / -1C
Summer maximum temperaturesCold (< 20C / 67F)
Cool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
Hot (>30C / 86F)
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Identification


Apple tree
Bramley's Seedling
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1800 - 1849
Fruit colorGreen / Red
Flesh colourWhite
Fruit sizeLarge
AwardsRHS AGM (current)
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