St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref H7

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
Tree Type Apple
Variety Doctor Harvey
Rootstock M25
Date Planted 23 January 2011
Tree Description Medium fruit green-yellow in colour. A hardy tree and a good bearer. Ripens late September.
Comments Fruiting well elsewhere in St. James (RP & CS).
For many years one grew in the hedge by the main Bungay to Norwich road near Kirstead (RP).
Reputedly one of the oldest English apples.

Grafted in situ.
Orchard Map
Now as I was young and easy under the apple boughs, about the lilting house and happy as the grass was green.   (Dylan Thomas "Fern Hill")