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Apple (Malus) Cobra
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Parentage: Cox’s Orange Pippin x Bramley’s Seedling

Description: Cobra is the perfect dual purpose apple with a fine dessert flavour developing by mid winter. It is a fine cooking apple from mid September onwards having a refreshing acidic, tangy quality for a multitude of culinary uses from firm baked apples to pie fillings. In all cases requiring little added sugar.

History: Bred by Hugh Ermen, Kent in 2007. The name Cobra is made up from the first letters of each parent tree!

Pollination Partners: Apple Bloody Ploughman Apple Charles Ross Apple Christmas Pippin Apple Discovery Apple Fiesta Apple Gala Apple James Grieve Apple Laxton's Superb Apple Lord Derby

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

Suitable for cooking Cooking
Good Eater Eating

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 3 Flowering group 3
Disease resistance Disease resistance
Suitable for patio Suitable for patio
Picking month Late September Picking month Late September
Stores until March Stores until March