Apple (Malus) Sunset tree in a 12 Litre Pot - Bush form - Rootstock M26

£58.99
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SKU
108923

Apple (Malus) Sunset tree

Similar to Cox but more disease resistant and slightly earlier. Red stripes and orange flush over gold. Sharp intense flavour. Heavy cropper. (Kent 1918)

A two year tree. Grown in the field to the maiden stage followed by a final year as container grown. A minimum of 3 branches and summer pruned (according to variety) to form an evenly balanced shape with a clear stem of 0.45m. Minimum height 1.10m.

Attributes

  • Use - Eating
  • Rootstock M26 (see below)
  • Award winning
  • Comparatively trouble free
  • Flowering group 3
  • Diseaese resistance
  • Suitable for patio
  • Picking month - Late September
  • Stores until December

Rootstock explained:

  • M.27 - Very Dwarf: Produces the true mini tree, varieties reaching no more than 2M with little support required, excellent for the small garden.
  • M.9 - Dwarf: Very productive but needs permanent staking for support. Ideal for cordons.
  • M.26 - Semi Dwarf: Requires support on most sites. Good for bush and cordon in limited spaces.
  • M.116 - Medium: 10% less vigorous than MM.106, phytophora/collar rot and woolly aphid resistant.
  • MM.106 - Semi Vigorous: General Purpose, suitable for bush, cordon and half standards of most varieties, staking only required on sites which are exposed. Wooly aphid resistant.
  • MM.111 - Vigorous:As for MM.106 but more ideal for half standards, no staking required
  • M.25 - Very Vigorous: Ideal for full standard and straight leads

Please allow up to five days for delivery. Pictures in this listing are library pictures that reflect the trees' main qualities and are for reference only

IF YOU LIVE IN THE HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS PLEASE CALL FOR A QUOTE AS THE ORDER WILL BE SUBJECT TO SURCHARGES

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