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apple 'Peasgood's Nonsuch'
Malus are small to medium-sized deciduous trees with showy flowers in spring and ornamental or edible fruit in autumn; some have good autumn foliage colour
?Peasgood?s Nonsuch? - cider or dessert cultivar, pollination group 3. skin pale yellow with broken stripes of bright red. Cooks to sweet, delicately flavoured purée; needs no or little extra sugar. Exhibition apple with large, handsome regular shape. Good, regular crops; Season of use: late September to December
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilLoam, Clay, Sand
Time to ultimate height
It will crop best in a sunny situation. The height will depend on the rootstock and training method. Suitable for all training forms. Keep a clear area around the trunk of at least 60cm radius. Fruit thinning may be required. For more details see apple cultivation
Propagate by chip budding or grafting onto a clonal rootstock for fruit. The rootstock used will largely determine the vigour of the tree
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Pruning apples according to age and training form
Pests Aphids, woolly aphid, rosy apple aphid, mussel scale, codling moth and caterpillars are the main pests on edible apples. Resistant to red spider mite
Resistant to powdery mildews and moderately resistant to apple scab. Can be affected by apple canker, blossom wilt and honey fungus
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