St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref K7

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
Tree Type Apple
Variety Lord Stradbroke
Rootstock M25
Date Planted
Tree Description The fruit is very large, with prominent ribbing.
Comments Found or raised c.1900 at Henham Hall (Suffolk) on the Earl of Stradbroke's estate. Our third attempt at succeeding with this variety after two previous grafts died
Orchard Map
Now it is my turn. Topping up my glass for courage, I speak of Kazakhstan's two great gifts to the world: the cultivated apple and the tamed horse.   (Roger Deakin)