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Malus domestica ‘Claygate Pearmain eating apple’

To swap with Rainsbrook Nursery

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scion swap - Discovered by John Braddick at Claygate, Surrey and exhibited to the Horticultural Society in 1821. It received an Award of Merit in 1901 and a First Class Certificate in 1921 from the Royal Horticultural Society. Fruits have firm, rather coarse textured juicy flesh with a rich aromatic flavour.

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Malus domestica ‘Claygate Pearmain eating apple’ | Rugby, Warwickshire, CV22
Pot Size
0.01 litres

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Plant Finder: about Malus domestica ‘Claygate Pearmain eating apple’

Common names

Apple eating

Description

Malus domestica ‘Claygate Pearmain eating apple’ (Apple eating). This variety has juicy flesh with a rich and nutty flavour. Good, regular crops, but can be poorly coloured. Season: Dec. - Feb.

Cultivation

They will prefer a cool, moist climate with full sun with fertile, well-drained, loamy soil. You must protect from strong winds.

Interest and use

Culinary

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Malus domestica ‘Claygate Pearmain eating apple’ | Rugby, Warwickshire, CV22 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Loamy
  • Soil pH7.0 to 9.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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    Swap scion wood of any named varieties of fruit and nut trees growing worldwide. Swap for any from my collection, listing located at www.balesfield.co.uk

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