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Apple Tree 'Laxton's Superb'

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Malus domestica 'Laxton's Superb'

  • Eating Apple.
  • Often likened to Cox, but in reality has better flavour and keeping qualities - bigger too!
  • Self Fertile.
  • M26 rootstock.

Supplied as a pot grown tree pruned to approximately 4 - 5 feet (1.2 - 1.5 metres) tall including pot.

Available from approximately mid May 2014

1 or more £18.00 GBP
each. Group & quantity discounts
Qty:
Pollinator Friendly
xx

An old Victorian variety that is often likened to Cox. In reality this is a superior variety with a larger fruit and a truly 'appley' flavour.

  • Season of use October - January.
  • First introduced 1897, Bedfordshire, UK.
  • Self Fertile - but pollination by another apple will maximise yield.
  • Grown on M26 rootstock for an ultimate (un-pruned) height of 8 - 12 feet (2.4 - 3.65 metres) but can easily be kept at a height of 6 - 8 feet (1.8 - 2.4 metres).

Recommended by the RHS to be an excellent attractant and nectar source for bees and other beneficial insects.

Available from approximately mid May 2014

1 = £18.00
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3 = £16.50
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5 = £15.00
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General Information

Fruit Tree Pollination Simplified (hopefully)
Information on fruit tree fertility, pollination and compatibility, with simple explanations of regularly used terms.

Pollinator Friendly Plants
A detailed guide to the seeds and plants Victoriana Nurseries sell that will attract and provide a food source to bees and other beneficial pollinating insects.

How To...

How To Plant Bare Root & Potted Fruit Trees (Video)
An instructional video by Stephen explaining the differences between a bare root and potted fruit tree, and how to plant them.

How To Plant Fruit Trees & Nut Trees
Detailed advice on planting fruit and nut trees - including advice on container growing.

Magazine Articles

Tree Wishes
Tree Wishes - magazine article giving inspiration to those thinking about growing fruit written by Stephen Shirley for Grow Your Own magazine.

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