Apple (Malus domestica) Egremont Russet / MM111
Dessert apple. Pick early Oct, use Oct-Dec. Flower group B. medium russetted fruits, good nutty aromatic flavour. Tree compact, good cropper, frost tol.
Out of stock - check for more plants in summer 2022
All bare root maidens or two year old trees on M27, M26, MM106 or MM111 rootstock.
M27 is very dwarfing, making a tree about 1.5-2 m (5-6½ ft) high. Requires staking where exposed and good growing conditions.
M26 is a useful all-round semi-dwarf rootstock, making a bush tree growing 2.5-3.5 m (8-12 ft) high, also good for cordons. Requires staking for the first few years.
MM106 is slightly more vigorous than M26, making a bush or half standard around 4 m (13 ft) high, also good for cordons. Doesnt usually need staking.
MM111 grow half standard trees, larger than MM106.
Unless self-fertile, all varieties require cross pollination; choose a variety with the same or an adjacent flower group (eg. B in column fg will be pollinated by A, B or C).