Herefordshire Russet ®/Discovery Apple Family

Apple Family

Description: Herefordshire Russet and Discovery are grafted onto the same stem to produce a family apple. Both of these varieties will cross pollinate each other.

Herefordshire Russet is a modern variety that is the russet with a Cox-like flavour. Exceptional eating quality with a rich, aromatic flavour and a winner in ‘taste testings’ around the country – Eating.

Discovery is an attractive bright blood red apple with creamy white flesh which is crisp and juicy. Excellent flavour with a hint of strawberry! – Eating and juice.

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

Attributes

  • Uses: Eating
  • Picking month: August

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