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Apple (Malus) Golden Pippin
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Golden Pippin


Description: Golden Pippin is an unusual tasting cooking apple. Golden in colour with some russet dots and slight russet at the base. It's sweet, rich taste with a lemon tang makes it an excellent cooker for jelly, tarts and pies. Although the fruits are small, it cooks very well with an excellent taste.

History: Arose in the UK in 1629 by Parkinson; well known by late 1600s. Claimed to have been found at Parham Park, nr Arundel, Sussex. In 18th Century, Golden Pippin was widely grown in gardens for market.

Uses for this variety

Suitable for cooking Cooking

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 2 Flowering group 2
Picking month Early October Picking month Early October
Stores until January Stores until January