All fruit trees certified virus free with a FREE FRUIT TREE WARRANTY. Most are UK seeds/grown with up to 4 years root and 2 years tree growth or more. Smaller rootstocks can bear fruit the first year. Looking to buy several fruit trees? Click here for our FREE FRUIT TREE OFFER. All basic pruning requirements completed before delivery.
This Is Considered An Easy Apple Tree, For More Easy Apple Trees Click Easy Apples
This is because it is SELF FERTILE and can be planted by itself and still produce apples. This means you can pretty much plant these where ever you like. Usual exceptions apply such as submarine window box and active volcano orchards.
Greensleeves Apple Tree
A bright green apple, Greensleeves (Malus domestica 'Greensleeves') was introduduced into the UK from Australia where it first appeared in the 19th Century. Greensleeves is a very juicy apple with crisp and tangy taste. A reliable mid season variety with pale greenish yellow skin. A little like some men off the Jeremy Kyle show in that it parts with its seed readily for others to bear its fruit i.e. considered a great variety to pollinate other apple trees. For those who like firm crisp apples then Greensleeves apple is a must.
Month of Picking: September
Type of Apple: Eating
Self-fertile/Not self-fertile: This apple is self-fertile and does not require another apple tree nearby to produce fruit. It is so self-fertile, you could plant it in the land that time forgot where apple trees have not evolved yet and you would still get a crop of apples. The locals might look at you a bit funny though as you walk through their village/town/mud huts/camp munching on a strange green juicy thing.
This apple is in flowering period is C3.
Quick Fruit Tree Links
Take a look at our TOP SELLING FRUIT TREES, Wet ground issues then choose a PEAR TREE first, followed by APPLE TREES. For more information on pollination please look at POLLINATION EXPLAINED or choosing the CORRECT POLLINATION PARTNER
Fruit Tree Life Expectancy
Most fruit trees will give you AT LEAST 40 years of fruit. Pears can go to 70. Records of 200 year old trees exist but this is the exception, not the rule.
Do I Need To Stake My Bare Root Fruit Tree?
9 out of 10 times the answer will be no, especially if under 200cm tall. However our article on Tree Staking should help guide you.
Growing Our Trees In The UK
To date, we have checked the passports of our trees and none seem to have sneaked off for non UK holidays so all are UK grown.