Spring 2024 - end of seasonWe have finished taking orders for this season. You will be able to pre-order for next season from June onwards and shipping begins again in Spring 2025.
Orange Pippin Trees USA logoSpecialist fruit trees for your orchard or back-yard
reset

Fruit tree comparisons


Fruit tree comparison - Claygate Pearmain
Apple tree
Claygate Pearmain

Claygate Pearmain is a popular English dessert apple of the Victorian era.
remove

Growing


Apple tree
Claygate Pearmain
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group4
Pollinating othersPoor
top

Using


Apple tree
Claygate Pearmain
Picking seasonVery late
UsesEating fresh
Juice
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
top

Disease resistance


Apple tree
Claygate Pearmain
General resistanceGood
ScabVery resistant
top

Climate


Apple tree
Claygate Pearmain
Cold hardiness (USDA)Zone 4 (-34C)
Summer maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
top

Identification


Apple tree
Claygate Pearmain
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1800 - 1849
Fruit colorOrange flush
top