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Apple (Malus) Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton


Description: Isaac Newton is known as the 'Flower of Kent'. Although not the most attractive, its historic background is interesting and makes this variety very special. It's fruit is large, greenish-yellow with dull red stripes. Cooks well to a smooth puree.

History: Original name is not known. Material from a tree growing in Isaac Newton's garden at Woolsthorpe, Lincolnshire in 1600 has been retained over the years by repropagation. Sir Isaac Newton had the inspiration for his theory of gravity whilst sitting under an apple tree and pondering why apples fall.

Pollination Partners: Apple Bountiful Apple Braeburn Apple Cox Self Fertile Apple Egremont Russet Apple Discovery Apple Ellisons Orange Apple Fiesta Apple Gala

Uses for this variety

Suitable for cooking Cooking

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 3 Flowering group 3
Self-fertile Tip-bearer
Picking month  October Picking month October
Stores until January Stores until January