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Apple (Malus) Court Pendu Plat
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Court Pendu Plat


Description: Court Pendu Plat is one of the oldest recorded dessert varieties that is widely grown in Europe. Known as the Wise Apple because of it's late flowering missing the spring frosts. Skin is greenish-yellow flushed orange-red. Rich, fruity, strong pineapple-like acidity mellows to become sweet – holds flavour well until February. Known for centuries as the most delicious dessert apple!

History: Found growing among Gallo-Roman ruins at Mandeure in Doubs, France in the late 16th Century.

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General attributes

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 5 Flowering group 5
Disease resistance Disease resistance
Picking month Late October Picking month Late October
Stores until March Stores until March