A Golden Noble apple tree planted in early spring 2018, succumbed to the summer drought. We replaced this tree with a local heritage variety, Royal Jubilee:
This apple variety is likely to have been grown in the area by market gardeners in the early 1900s prior to the spread of Hounslow and Heathrow !
Posted by Gareth
9/12/2022 04:22:21 pm
Great blog post, thanks for sharing
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