Apple Tree - George Carpenter
Origin: West Byfleet, Surrey, 1902
Apple Taste: Juicy, aromatic
Flowering Group : 3
Size : Maiden
Harvest : September
Vigour : Strong
George Carpenter was the head gardener at West Hall Gardens, West Byfleet, Surrey. He crossed a Blenheim Orange with a King of the Pippins to produce not a King Orange (!) but a George Carpenter apple treee. The apples are delicious, with a rich aromatic flavour, close to Ribston Pippin.
Supplier : R.V. Roger Ltd.
We donate half of our profit on sales of George Carpenter apple trees to Common Ground
See our section on Pollination Groups to help you select your apple trees.
The rootstock for all our apple trees is the most vigorous available. Please refer to our size guide for details.
All our apple trees are bare root. At the height of the lifting season there may be up to a month?s delay between placing the order and dispatching due to pressure of orders, which are dealt with in date sequence, and the weather. Orders for George Carpenter apple trees taken from March to September are confirmed in September ready for dispatch from November. Please note there is an overall minimum order size of £50.