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Brown Snout Bitter-Sweet Hard Cidre Apple

Malus domestica 'Brown Snout'
$36.50
Brown Snout Apple on Dwarf (Geneva 935) root - 2 Year Extra Large grade (Bench Graft)
  • Summary
  • Hardiness Zone & More

Brown Snout is a strictly cider variety that produces a bittersweet cider.  The fruit is smallish with greenish-yellow skin.  It oftens has a patch of russet at the blossom end that identifies it by its name.  Susceptible to fire blight.  Late ripening in October to November.

Brown Snout got its name from is appearance--- brown russeting on its calyx end.  It was discovered in 1850 in England.

Height
10-12
Spread
10-12
Zone
5-8
Color
Bright red
Categories
Apple--- Heirloom Varieties
Tags
Late bloomingMedium size fruitCompact habitVery productiveLate seasonVery tart

Bloom Character
Fruit Characteristics
Growth Rate/Habit
Harvest Period
Other Attributes
  Very tart
Site Requirements
  Full Sun
Skill Required
Uses