7 years to reach maturity
Apple 'Worcester Pearmain' Overview
Malus domestica 'Worcester Pearmain' is a deciduous tree cultivar in the Rosaceae family. It produces sweet dessert fruits and is commonly known by the name Apple 'Worcester Pearmain'. Apples are ready from late September-October, developing from pink-white flowers. The fruits taste strongly of strawberry and are typically bright red in colour. Grow in full sun to partial shade, in moist, well-draining soil. It has a bushy habit and is hardy to minus 20 degrees Celsius. This cultivar has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Award of Garden Merit. It is also part of the RHS “Plants for Pollinators” initiative to showcase plants which support pollinator populations by providing ample amounts of nectar and/ or pollen. A great choice for encouraging pollinating insect wildlife into your garden!
Common problems with Apple 'Worcester Pearmain'
How to propagate Apple 'Worcester Pearmain'
Fruiting trees are typically grafted onto stronger rootstock, the choice of which will determine how vigorously the tree grows.