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St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref J3

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Tree Type Crab Apple
Variety Harry Baker
Rootstock MM106
Date Planted 15 March 2010
Tree Description Exceptionally large deep pink flowers, dark ruby-red fruits with a deep pink flesh lasting into mid-October, an excellent specimen tree. The fruit makes a delightful jelly.
Comments Suggested by EK.
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Now for Quinces, they are a fruit which by no means you may place near any other ... because their scent is so strong and piercing that it will enter into any fruit and clean take away his natural relish.   (Markham, The English Husbandman 1635)