It is fair to say that there are few fruit trees which hold a more prominent place in the public imagination than apple trees. Think of the countless interpretations of the Adam and Eve story that features an apple tree at the centre. Monet and Cezanne both painted apple trees, evoking the freshness and colour for which apple trees are rightfully famous.
The British Isles have a long, proud tradition of apple growing. There are many varieties, each with their own unique colours and flavours. With companies such as Chris Bowers & Sons you can choose from a wide variety of different apple trees, and review the virtues of each. What’s more, they can give you guidance as to the size and shape of the apple trees in question, as well as the soil in which they can flourish best.
Let’s take a look at some of the most enticing types of apple trees for sale in the British Isles, and what makes them so special.
Beauty of Bath
This is an old and storied type of apple tree frequently grown in England, and it remains popular today. Notably, it blossoms and is ready for harvesting a bit later than … Read The Rest