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Apple (Malus) Galloway Pippin
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Galloway Pippin

Apple

Description: Galloway Pippin is a dual-purpose apple with a large, yellow russet freckle finish. A deliciously sharp eater, and keeps its shape well when cooked but is best eaten before Christmas. Flesh is creamy white, firm juicy and crisp with a rich, sharp, slightly perfumed flavour. Primarily a garden variety that is reccomended for northern areas.

History: Believed to have come from Wigtown, Galloway, Scotland. First brought to notice in 1871 but it is thought to be much older. A First Class Certificate of Royal Horticultural Society was awarded in 1871.

General attributes

Comparatively trouble free Comparatively trouble free

Uses for this variety

Suitable for cooking Cooking
Good Eater Eating

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 3 Flowering group 3
Picking month Late September Picking month Late September
Stores until November Stores until November