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Malus domestica 'Bess Pool'
common name: Apple 'Bess Pool'
full sun, part shade
moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Late flowering and late cropping dessert apple producing large, red-flushed fruit with a sweet flavour. Vigorous, upright growth habit.
Moderately fertile, well drained soil, preferably in full sun.
Harvest fruit in October or November.
Tree size depends on the grafting rootstock.
alienation group F.
Old English variety originating in Nottinghamshire around 1750.