Hopeful apple varieties, growing nicely so far are:
• Oratia Beauty, early season zingy flavour like Beauty of Bath. • Pacific Rose, surprisingly healthy, small apples unlike the shop ones.
England’s favourite cooking apple. • Peasgood Nonsuch, sometimes green,
sometimes red! • Blenheim Orange
• Worcester Pearmain • Initial • Granny Smith • Braeburn • Bramley’s seedling,