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Apple tree - Pitmaston Pineapple
Apple Tree - Pitmaston Pineapple

Apple Tree - Pitmaston Pineapple

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Apple Tree - Pitmaston Pineapple

Origin: Stoke Edith, Herefordshire, c.1785
Apple Taste: Supposedly pineapple - sweet and sharp
Type: Dessert
Flowering Group : 3
Rootstock: M106
Size : Maiden (1-2 years old, around 100cm)
Harvest : October
Vigour : Medium

A Pitmaston Pineapple apple was exhibited by John Williams of Pitmaston House in Worcester in 1845, although it was said to have been grown originally by Lord Foley's steward in Herefordshire. Pitmaston Pineapple is a heavy cropper but biennial. Small fruit have a lovely pineapple scent, the tree has an upright habit.

Supplier : R.V. Roger Ltd.

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See our section on Pollination Groups to help you select your apple trees.
We supply apple trees on the most vigorous rootstocks available. They were created specifically for use in the UK and produce healthy, heavy cropping trees for our weather conditions.

M106 produces a good garden sized apple tree, around 4 metres tall. Grown as a free standing tree it won't need staking, although initially best to use a cane to support your new plant. M25 rootstock will produce the 6m standard trees of a traditional orchard, where they would be planted between 6 and 8 metres apart

. Please refer to our size guide for details.
Our Pitmaston Pineapple 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 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.