Delicious little apple, very popular flavour. Produces abundant clusters of small tasty apples which can store for several months.
Requires a sunny location for best results – can suffer some cracking due to susceptibility to scab. Thin fruit in order to achieve larger sizes.
Grown widely in Ireland in the 19th century. Especially associated with counties Kilkenny, Offaly and Cavan.
Flowering: Early Season
Picking: Mid (September)
Ripe: November – February