William Crump Apple

Apple

Parentage: Cox’s Orange Pippin x Worcester Pearmain

Description: William Crump is a high quality, well coloured dessert apple. Skin is green-yellow with red stripes and orange-red flush. Flesh is cream, almost yellow. Firm, rich, sweet and juicy flavour, very similar to Cox.

History: Raised and introduced by Carless, foreman at Rowe's Nurseries, Worcester, England. Received an Award of Merit in 1908 and First Class Certificate in 1910 from the Royal Horticultural Society.

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Attributes

  • Pollination group: Pollination group 3
  • Picking month: October
  • Storing: January
  • Uses: Eating

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