Growing Calendar for Apple Laxton's Superb - Tree
Delivery: Early November to Late April
Apple Laxton Superb is a classic English dessert apple from the mid-19th century and is still widely grown in many gardens and small orchards. These wonderful apples have the orange/red flesh which a characteristic of many English apple varieties.
Laxton's Superb is a traditional late season variety that's often compared with a Cox, except the fruits tend to be larger and more intensely flavoured. Excellent flavour when eaten fresh from the tree.
Laxton's Superb is a classic English variety with large and intensely flavoured fruits that are ready for harvesting from October. It is often grown as a Cox-substitute.
The appearance and flavour of the Laxton’s Superb are very close to Cox’s Orange Pippin, although this tree is much hardier and a more prolific cropper.
Flowering Group: FG4
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.
The vast majority of the trees we ship have been pruned and will appear trimmed.
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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.
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