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St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref N1

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
N1
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.
Orchard Map
The moon on the wane, gather fruit for to last, but winter fruit gather when Michael is past   (Tusser, Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry 1573)