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9-6 Fri
10-4 Sundays
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PYO season usually Mid June to end July
Beehive Lane
Galleywood
Chelmsford Essex UK
CM2 8LX
01245 353021
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Apple Variety Calendar

All the varieties listed below are available ready picked in season in our farm shop. The list shows each variety’s place of origin, this is where the apple was originally bred not where the apples on the shelves come from - they are all grown in our own orchards here in Galleywood.

VARIETY DATE FIRST RECORDED PLACE OF ORIGIN ON SALE LENGTH OF SEASON
GRENADIER 1862 UK AUG SHORT
DISCOVERY 1949 ESSEX AUG SHORT
FESTIVAL 1950s FRANCE AUG SHORT
QUEEN 1858 BILLERICAY AUG  MEDIUM
TYDEMAN’S EARLY 1929 KENT AUG SHORT
KATY 1947 SWEDEN AUG SHORT
GREENSLEEVES 1966 KENT SEP SHORT
LAXTON FORTUNE 1904 UK SEP SHORT
WORCESTER  1894 WORCESTER SEP SHORT
PEARMAIN
JAMES GRIEVE 1893 SCOTLAND SEP SHORT
ALKMENE 1930 GERMANY SEP SHORT
BRAMLEY 1809 NOTTS SEP LONG
LORD LAMBOURNE 1907 BEDFORD SEP MEDIUM
CHELMSFORD WONDER 1870 CHELMSFORD SEP MEDIUM
ST EDMUNDS PIPPIN* 1875 SUFFOLK SEP SHORT
RED ELSTAR 1972 HOLLAND SEP MEDIUM
LOBO 1898 CANADA SEP MEDIUM
ADAMS PEARMAIN 1826 HEREFORD OCT MEDIUM
CORNISH  c.1800 CORNWALL OCT MEDIUM
GILLIFLOWER
HONEY CRISP C.1960 MINNESOTA OCT MEDIUM
TEMPTATION 1990 FRANCE OCT MEDIUM
TOPAZ LATE C20 CZECH REPUBLIC OCT MEDIUM
MERIDIAN 2000 KENT OCT MEDIUM
PINOVA 1986 GERMANY OCT MEDIUM
CRISPIN 1930 JAPAN OCT MEDIUM
COX’S ORANGE PIPPIN 1825 BUCKS OCT LONG
RED PIPPIN (FIESTA) 1984 KENT OCT MEDIUM
EGREMONT RUSSET 1872 UK OCT LONG
BLENHEIM ORANGE 1740 OXON OCT MEDIUM
SPARTAN 1926 CANADA OCT MEDIUM
ASHMEADS KERNEL 1700 GLOUCESTER OCT MEDIUM
GALA 1934 NEW ZEALAND SEP LONG
JUPITER 1965 KENT OCT MEDIUM
RIBSTON PIPPIN 1707 YORKS SEP MEDIUM
KIDDS ORANGE 1924 NEW ZEALAND OCT MEDIUM
JONAGORED 1943 USA OCT LONG
LAXTON SUPERB 1897 BEDFORD OCT SHORT
CHIVERS DELIGHT 1936 CAMBS OCT MEDIUM
FALSTAFF 1966 KENT OCT MEDIUM
WINTER GEM 1985 KENT OCT SHORT
IDARED 1935 USA OCT MEDIUM
BRAEBURN 1952 NEW ZEALAND NOV LONG
D’ARCY SPICE 1785 ESSEX NOV MEDIUM

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