Tom Putt Apple

Apple

Description: Tom putt is an old cooking apple. A very handsome, large cooking apple with bright red crimson streaks and a shiny skin. Flesh is white, tinged green. Firm, crisp, juicy and sharp. A light flavour and melting-sweet texture when they're cooked and also make a sharp cider and rich apple juice.

History: Raised by Rev. Tom Putt, Rector of Trent, Somerset, England in late 1700s. Was widely grown in west country and west Midlands for cider up to early 1900s.

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Attributes

  • Uses: Cooking
  • Pollination group: Pollination group 3
  • Picking month: September
  • Uses: Cider
  • Storing: November
  • Triploid
  • J Suitable for juicing

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