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Fruit tree comparison - Stembridge Cluster
Cider apple tree
Stembridge Cluster

A traditional English bittersweet cider apple from the town of Stembridge in Somerset.
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Growing


Cider apple tree
Stembridge Cluster
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Pollination group2
Pollinating othersAverage
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Using


Cider apple tree
Stembridge Cluster
Picking seasonLate
UsesHard cider
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
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Disease resistance


Cider apple tree
Stembridge Cluster
General resistanceAverage
CankerVery susceptible
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Climate


Cider apple tree
Stembridge Cluster
Cold hardiness (USDA)Zone 4 (-34C)
Summer maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
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Identification


Cider apple tree
Stembridge Cluster
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Fruit colorGreen / Red
Flesh colourCream
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