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Cider apple tree
Bulmers Norman

A traditional English bittersweet cider apple.
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Growing


Cider apple tree
Bulmers Norman
Gardening skillExperienced
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group3
Pollinating othersPoor
PloidyTriploid
Bearing regularityBiennial tendency
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Using


Cider apple tree
Bulmers Norman
Picking seasonLate
UsesHard cider
CroppingHeavy
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
Juice styleBittersweet (cider)
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Disease resistance


Cider apple tree
Bulmers Norman
General resistanceAverage
ScabVery susceptible
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Climate


Cider apple tree
Bulmers Norman
Cold hardiness (USDA)(3) -40F / -40C
Summer maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
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Identification


Cider apple tree
Bulmers Norman
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Fruit colorGreen - light
Fruit sizeSmall
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