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Apple (Malus) Bakers Delicious
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Bakers Delicious


Description: Bakers Delicious is a very handsome, high quality second early dessert apple. Pale golden yellow flushed bright orange-red with faint broken stripes and very little russet. Deep cream flesh, rich and juicy with lots of sugar and aromatic in flavour. A fine, early cropping garden variety that tastes it's best when it's eaten straight from the tree. Beautiful clusters of pinkish-white blossom appears during the spring. A healthy variety that's resistant to scab and mildew.

History: Found in Wales and introduced by Bakers of Codsall, Wolverhampton, England in 1932. On trial at the National Fruit Trials, UK in 1947-64.

Pollination Partners: Apple Adam's Pearmain Apple Bardsey Apple Cornish Aromatic Apple Egremont Russet Apple Golden Pippin Apple Lord Lambourne Apple Red Windsor Apple St Edmund's Russet

Uses for this variety

Suitable for cooking Cooking
Good Eater Eating

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 1 Flowering group 1
Picking month Early September Picking month Early September
Does not keep Does not keep