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Apple (Malus) Edward VII
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Edward VII

Apple

Parentage: Blenheim Orange x Golden Noble

Description: Edward VII is a late-keeping cooking apple. Skin is a smooth, green-yellow with russet dots and pale yellow, fairly juicy flesh.The fruit is a good rounded shape, ideal for easy peeling and cooks to a good cream purée, an excellent all round cooker. Also resistant to scab and frost. Mostly grown commercially on a small scale in the UK but also a very good garden variety!

History: First recorded in 1902 and introduced by Rowe of Worcester, England in 1908. Received an Award of Merit from Royal Horticultural Society in 1903.

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General attributes

Comparatively trouble free Comparatively trouble free
Award-winning Award-winning

Uses for this variety

Suitable for cooking Cooking

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 5 Flowering group 5
Disease resistance Disease resistance
Picking month Mid October Picking month Mid October
Stores until February Stores until February