Ashmead’s Kernal

An old English dessert apple. One of the best tasting traditional apples, packed full of flavour. Excellent for juicing or cider and keeps well into the new year.

Adopted & planted on the 6th March 2017 by Tara Langley who by the time of planting had volunteered at the orchard over 20 times. GPS – 50.20425, -5.49478 – find it on our online Tree Map.

Growing Information

Type: Multi purpose Apple

Root Stock: M26

Pollination Group: 3

Fruiting Season: October

Position: Sun

Soil: Neutral soil. A pH of 6.5 – 7. 5 is ideal.

Height and Spread: Approx. 2 – 3 m in 10 years

Flowering Period: Spring

Other Features: Good keeper. Excellent for apple juice.

Hardiness: Fully hardy