St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref N1

Tree Details   
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Tree Type Apple
Variety Greensleeves
Rootstock MM106
Date Planted 15 March 2010
Tree Description James Grieve x Golden Delicious. Sweetness and honeyed taste of Golden Delicious but balanced by acidity of James Grieve; firm, juicy, deep cream flesh. Early in season the fruit is hard and sharp, becoming sweeter and softer. A late autumn dessert apple.

Comments Suggested by EK.
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Then hath thy orchard fruit, thy garden flowers, fresh as the air, and new as are the hours. The early cherry, with the later plum, fig, grape, and quince, each in his time doth come.   (Ben Johnson)