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Apple (Malus) Red Devil
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Red Devil


Parentage: Discovery x Kent

Description: Red Devil is a stunning eating variety. As the name suggests, this apple has a striking red flush! Strong, fruity taste and superb fruity strawberry flavour. Red stained flesh when it's fully ripe that procudes an incredible pink juice! Highly decorative and an excellent garden variety. The interesting name was inspired by the ‘Red Devil’ parachute display team. A healthy tree with a good disease resistance. Very popular garden apple in the UK, but also in France, Holland and Germany.

History: Bred by Hugh Ermen, Faversham, Kent in 1975 and introduced by Frank P Matthews in 1990.

General attributes

Comparatively trouble free Comparatively trouble free
Suitable for planting in any UK district Suitable for planting in any UK district

Uses for this variety

Good Eater Eating
Suitable for juicing Juice

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 3 Flowering group 3
Self-fertile Self-fertile
Disease resistance Disease resistance
Suitable for patio Suitable for patio
Picking month Late September Picking month Late September
Stores until December Stores until December