Kilkenny Pearmain


Dual Purpose, crpos well.
Apples store til December
Suitable for ACRES
Available as 2 Year old

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Irish heritage variety (suitable for the ACRES scheme). Dual-purpose apple. Very attractive looking apple with greenish-yellow, flushed orange-red with red stippling. As an eating apple, sharp, crisp, with a mild flavour, sweetening and becoming less juicy as it ripens after picking; also a good baking apple. Kilkenny Pearmain is an upright, spreading tree; reliable, heavy cropper. Spur-bearer. Pick from mid-September; will ripen fully in October and keep until December. Apples need thinning in June for larger fruit. Fruit holds well on the tree.

Site: Average exposure
Soil: Any reasonably well drained
Position: Crops best in full sun
Pick: From Mid-September
Keep: Til December
Hardiness: Hardy
Pollination: Group 2 (pollinates with Groups 1, 2 and 3)
Uses: Eating and cooking apple

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MM106, MM111