Malus domestica ‘Cox’s Orange Pippin’ – Semi-Dwarf Apple
Semi-Dwarf Apple ‘Cox’s Orange Pippin’ is a classic English apple with crisp and juicy flesh. Often used in cooking but also tastes beautiful when fresh. Produces medium-sized round fruit with full red fleck over golden yellow skin.
Fruit matures in late February (early- to mid-season).
Requires pollination to bear fruit, suggested pollinators are:
- Granny Smith
- Pomme de Neige
This is a hardy upright tree, suitable to cool climate.
Height: 3 m.
Plant in a sunny position with well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilise when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth.