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Malus domestica Blenheim Orange

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  • Introduced:            1740
  • Origin:                     Woodstock, Oxfordshire
  • Use:                         Dual Purpose
  • Pollination Group:   3
  • Pick:                         early October
  • Season:                    October - January
  • Primarily a dessert apple, but when cooked early in the season produces a thick purée; said to be good for Apple Charlotte. Can be a shy bearer in its early years, it is a strong and vigorous grower, refelecting its triploid genetics.