Fiona Apple Cider

Apple Cider

Description: Fiona is a heavy cropping, compact cider apple. Fruit is yellow with orange-brown flush. Mild bitter-sharp, acid slightly sweet taste, low tannin and lacking body. Good angles, strong leader and excellent for intensive planting. A healthy tree being scab free and has some susceptibility to mildew.

History: A selection from the Long Ashton breeding programme in the 1990s.

Pollination Partners: Apple Kingston Black Apple Tremlett's Bitter Malus Comtesse de Paris Malus Golden Hornet

Attributes

  • Uses: Cider
  • Picking month: September
  • Pollination group: Pollination group 5

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