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St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref E4

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
E4
Tree Type Apple
Variety Lady Henniker
Rootstock MM106
Date Planted 15 March 2010
Tree Description Large, green-cream tinted flesh. Stores well. Cooks to a strong flavoured puree, with little need for sugar. A Suffolk apple, best from October.
Comments
Orchard Map
Gather William pears, or Williams's pears, to be didactic, as they are named after a Mr Williams who was the first person to distribute Bon Chretien pears in England. They are the palest gold with rough dark freckling, and delicious beyond words.   (Ronald Blythe)