Red Pixie Apple

Apple

Description: Pixie is a high quality, heavy cropping, late keeping dessert apple. Excellent crops of small apples that are ideal for the garden, farm sales and children's snacks. Attractive red stripes and red flush. Flesh is creamy white, tinged green near the core. Crisp, finely textured, and fairly juicy. A rich flavour with plenty of sugar.

History: Raised in 1947 at National Fruit Trials, RHS Wisley, UK. in 1972, it received First Class Certificate from Royal Horticultural Society. Parentage is unknown but thought to be either Cox or Sunset seedling.

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Attributes

  • Pollination group: Pollination group 4
  • Picking month: October
  • Storing: March
  • Uses: Eating

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