Growing Calendar for Apple Cox's Orange Pippin - Apple Tree
Delivery: Early November to Late May
Cox's Orange Pippin is a well-known and very popular variety known for its reliability in cooler climates. Often first choice for many chefs when it comes to cooking with apples.
The thin skinned aromatic, crisp and juicy apples have a disjunctive flavour making this apple a popular choice to pick and enjoy fresh due to its wonderful sweet flavour. Or it can become the key ingredient of many dishes. We recommend you pick and eat or cook fresh, however, if picked early Pippin will store for around a month.
This popular and tasty variety is self-fertile (SF) so it flowers and fruits independently. They produce fruit, even when planted in isolation. Handling UK weather well you can expect to receive strong harvest mid to late September.
The dwarf characteristics of the Pippin tree means that harvesting is a simple task reducing the need to reach up high.
Cropping from October it is Ideal for eating fresh, it stores well too.
Flowering Group: FG3
Years until fruiting from planting: 2
Age of tree at despatch: 2
Height at full growth: 3m/10ft
Most of our trees are delivered as bare rooted specimens with approximate height of: 3.5ft - 5ft / 105cm - 140cm depending on the variety.
In order to ensure a good pollination pick fruit trees from within the same or from adjacent flowering groups.
We may prune your tree before it arrives to your door. We do this to encourage your tree to branch freely which makes them better looking and more productive.
Well-shaped tree, which sadly lost one branch tip as a result of careless handling by the Yodel delivery driver (it was upside down!).
Have planted and now waiting for the growth and harvest.
poor. I wouldn't order from Marshalls again
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Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days.
Please note – due to increased courier costs beyond our control, delivery charges to all non-UK Mainland addresses including Scottish Highlands & Islands may be subject to a postage surcharge.
Please call our Customer Service Team on 0344 573 8400 for further information.
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