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St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref K8

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
Bramley Seedling
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K8
Tree Type Apple
Variety Bramley Seedling
Rootstock MM106
Date Planted 15 March 2010
Tree Description The best known and most widely grown cooking apple. Large fruit, firm flesh, pale yellow, acid, famous as the frothiest and highest Vitamin C cooker Crops well as a large tree. Wide spreading branches. Late keeping cooking apple.
Comments Fruiting well elsewhere in St. James.
Orchard Map
There is a heavy, unbearable sadness at the sight of a fruit tree whose crop has been left to rot at its feet.   ((c) Nigel Slater,The Kitchen Diaries II, 2012)