Common Name: Apple Rev W Wilks (Culinary)
Latin Name: Malus domestica Rev W Wilks
Soil: Fertile, well-drained soil
Position: Full sun
Flowering period/colour: April to May/ White
Fruit picking time: Early September
Fruit Size/colour: Very Large / light green, flushed with a pale tawny red
Pollination group: *2*
A compact, short-rooted cooking variety which comes highly recommended for smaller gardens. The fruits are large in size, round-conical in shape. The skin is very light green, flushed with a pale tawny red. The skin also displays light freckling. Inside the flesh is white, crisp, juicy and fine, cooking to a pale yellow sweet puree. To guarantee cross pollination plant with another tree from the same or adjacent flowering group (e.g. 'Rubinette').
This Apple Tree is supplied in a 10 litre container suitable for planting all year round. The total height of this tree is approximately 1.5-2.1m (5-7ft) depending on which rootstock you have chosen.
This apple tree is supplied in a 10 litre container. The total height from the ground is approximately 1.5-2m. (An example of one our 2 year old, bush apple trees can be seen to the left.)
As standard, all of our apple trees are sent out on rootstock M106. This is a semi-vigorous rootstock, with an eventual height and spread of approximately 3m x 3.4m.
We also grow some varieties on M26, M9 and M27. Please email us with any special requests.
All of our trees and shrubs are grown in the UK to the highest standard. Every order comes complete with planting instructions and a guide to looking after your purchase.
Please see our Delivery page for current dispatch times.
Our gift wrapping service is a great way to make your present even more special. Please view basket for more details.
For an even larger selection of trees come back in the Autumn/Winter when all of our trees are available bare root and root balled.
Tree Gift Wrapping Service
Why not make your tree gift even more special by using our gift wrapping service. This includes one of our handmade drawstring 'ecobags' made out of 100% biodegradable materials, a gift tag with optional gift message and a planting and aftercare booklet. All of this for just £2.00 per tree.