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Sang de Boeuf apple trees

Malus domestica
Sang de Boeuf
Sang de Boeuf is listed in the RHS Plants for Pollinators

Sang de Boeuf is a traditional French dual-purpose apple, equally useful for eating, cooking, and juicing.

The apples are quite large, and ripen in early October. It is generally disease-resistant and quite easy to grow.

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Sang de Boeuf organic apple trees - graft to order

  • 1Maidentree on M9 rootstock 19.95€
    Small tree (1.5m-2.5m after 10 years) Custom graft
  • 2Maidentree on MM111 rootstock 19.95€
    Large tree (3m-5m after 10 years) Custom graft
  • 3Maidentree on Bittenfelder rootstock 19.95€
    Very large tree (5m-6m+ after 10 years) Custom graft
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Sang de Boeuf characteristics

  • Flowering group3
  • Pollinating othersPoor
  • PloidyTriploid
  • Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
  • Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
  • Picking periodearly October
  • Picking seasonLate
  • Season of use3 months or more
  • CroppingGood
  • Food usesCulinaryTraditional cooker
  • Disease resistanceAverage
  • ScabSome resistance
  • CankerSome resistance
  • MildewSome susceptibility
  • Country of originBelgiumFrance
  • Period of origin1900 - 1949
  • Flesh colourWhite
  • Fruit colourRed
  • Fruit sizeLarge

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