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Fruit tree comparisons


Cider apple tree
Frequin Rouge

Frequin Rouge is one of the most important of the traditional French hard-cider apple varieties.
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Growing


Cider apple tree
Frequin Rouge
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group4
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Bearing regularityBiennial tendency
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Cider apple tree
Frequin Rouge
Picking seasonMid
UsesHard cider
CroppingHeavy
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
Juice styleBittersweet (cider)
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Disease resistance


Cider apple tree
Frequin Rouge
General resistancePoor
FireblightSome susceptibility
CankerSome susceptibility
ScabSome susceptibility
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Climate


Cider apple tree
Frequin Rouge
Cold hardiness (USDA)(5) -20F / -29C
Summer maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
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Identification


Cider apple tree
Frequin Rouge
Country of originFrance
Fruit colorOrange / Red
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