St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref P1

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
Tree Type Apple
Variety Ellison's Orange
Rootstock MM106
Date Planted 29 March 2010
Tree Description Cox's Orange Pippin x Calville Blanc. Greenish yellow, flushed red, like a large Cox in appearance. Excellent cropper. Crisp and juicy if eaten off the tree, soft when fully ripe. Aniseed flavour develops after picking. Early autumn dessert apple.
Comments Good in a fruit salad. Fruits well elsewhere in St. James (RP & CS).
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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)