Apple Malus domestica Elshard Apple Malus domestica Elshard
Apple Malus domestica Elshard
Apple Malus domestica Elshard

Apple Malus domestica 'Elshard'

New for 2021 and sure to become a favourite!
Perfect In Pots
Plant In Sunshine
Winter Hardy
Edible
Easy To Grow
Wildlife Friendly
  • Exciting, brand new variety of easy-to-grow, mini apple tree.
  • Masses of small, bright red, wonderfully juicy and crunchy apples.
  • Compact yet incredibly vigorous - perfect for a large pot on the patio or balcony where everyone can enjoy them.
  • Gorgeous blossom will fill your garden, welcoming the spring.
  • Supplied as an established tree grown on a dwarfing rootstock, 150cm (5ft) tall, in a 24cm pot, ready to plant.
24cm Pot - Item: 300244
RRP £39.99
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Product Description

A wonderful new variety of apple, ‘Elshard’ is an offspring of the venerable Golden Delicious, so you know for sure that is has excellent heritage!

This versatile variety is deliciously juicy and crunchy eaten straight from the tree, and has a tasty, honeyed sweetness balanced against noticeably acidic notes making it a great choice for cooking – superb in cakes, crumbles and desserts. Although self-fertile, cross-pollination from a nearby tree will increase the already bumper crop.

Producing small, intensely red fruit ‘Elshard’ apples are satisfying to bite into, their white flesh being crisp and crunchy. And best of all, they are absolutely bursting with juicy, tangy flavour and ready to harvest from October to December, and they store very well too!

Supplied as an established tree, 150cm (5ft) tall in a 24cm pot. growing to a height and spread of 2.5m (8ft).

What Is Supplied

Item 300244 supplied as:
Supplied as an established tree grown on dwarfing M9 rootstock, 150cm (5ft) tall in a 24cm pot.

Plant Information

Top Tips

  • Keep well watered, and if growing in a pot, use a good quality, soil-based compost.
  • Add Rootgrow Mycorrhizal Fungi to the roots when planting to help establish your tree more quickly.
  • Place your tree in a sunny position for the best crops.

Care Guide

  • Apply a slow-release fertiliser such as blood, fish and bone, in early spring, and mulch to retain moisture.
  • Water regularly, and don't let the soil dry out if planted in pots.
  • Established trees don't require radical pruning - just take off any diseased, dying and damaged branches in late winter. Look at the overall shape and aim for an open structure of branches and remove any that cross over so they don't damage each other.
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Fully Grown Plant dimensions (approx)
Plant Dimensions
250cm
250cm
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Apple Malus domestica 'Elshard'
Apple Malus domestica 'Elshard'
24cm Pot
Item: 300244
RRP £39.99
Deal Price £24.99
Save: £15.00 - 37%