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botanical name:
Malus domestica 'Wyken Pippin'
Malus domestica 'Wyken Pippin' © Deeproot Plant Base    view larger image
common name:  Orchard Apple
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 8.00m
width: 8.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: yellow
stem/bark: brown
main season: Autumn
edible symbol edible
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Dessert apple freely producing small, firm, yellow-skinned fruits with a good aromatic flavour.

Moderately fertile, well drained soil, preferably in full sun.
Harvest fruit in October or November.
Size depends on the grafting rootstock.
Pollination group D

By grafting.

other notes:
Originated about 1700 in Warwickshire, UK.
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