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St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref L8

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
L8
Tree Type Apple
Variety Arthur Turner
Rootstock MM106
Date Planted 15 March 2010
Tree Description A large, greenish-yellow fruit, orange brown on the sunny side. Soft and juicy. Crops well, upright in growth. A summer and autumn cooking apple.
Comments Suggested by EK. Raised by Charles Turner of Slough.
Orchard Map
Every cottage garden has its own miniature orchard: a dozen trees set out in two rows with the lower trunks whitewashed like bobby-socks to keep the insects at bay.   (Roger Deakin writing about Ukraine)