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St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref J7

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
J7
Tree Type Apple
Variety Sturmer Pippin
Rootstock MM106
Date Planted 15 March 2010
Tree Description Pale green, lightly russetted fruit of excellent flavour. Hardy and crops well. To be picked as late as possible. A spring dessert apple from Essex.
Comments Suggested by RP. Lawrence D. Hills high Vitamin C group, 29.00Mg. Vitamin C per 100 grams.
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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)