Parentage: Cox’s Orange Pippin x Worcester Pearmain
Description: William Crump is a high quality, well coloured dessert apple. Skin is green-yellow with red stripes and orange-red flush. Flesh is cream, almost yellow. Firm, rich, sweet and juicy flavour, very similar to Cox.
History: Raised and introduced by Carless, foreman at Rowe's Nurseries, Worcester, England. Received an Award of Merit in 1908 and First Class Certificate in 1910 from the Royal Horticultural Society.