Malus domestica ‘Cox's Orange Pippin’ is said to be one of the finest tasting of all apples with citrusy tropical flavours. England 1800s.
Malus domestica ‘Cox's Orange Pippin' is a small to medium sized heirloom connoisseur's variety with golden yellow skin with orange-red striping. The flesh is white, firm, fine-grained and crisp with a complex, multi-dimensional aromatic, sweet-tart flavour of pear, melon, freshly-squeezed orange juice and mango! Great for fresh eating and said to be amazing for apple pies. A mid-season, late picking variety. Discovered in England in the early 1800s and remains one of the most famous varieties today. Rootstock: B.9 (Dwarf). Photo credit Wikipedia.
Common Name: Apple
Family: Rosaceae (The Rose Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour: Pink
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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