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Directeur Lesage

(Precoce de Wirwignes)
Directeur Lesage is listed in the RHS Plants for Pollinators

Directeur Lesage is sweet/sharp flavored early-season eating apple variety originating from Belgium and northern France.

The apples have a distinctive ribbed green / yellow appearance., with red / orange flecks, and are normally picked in mid-August.

Bio / Organic  fruit trees

Directeur Lesage organic apple trees for sale

  • 11-year tree on M9 rootstock 19.45€
    Small tree (1.5m-2.5m after 10 years)
  • 21-year tree on MM111 rootstock 19.45€
    Large tree (3m-5m after 10 years)
  • 31-year tree on Franc rootstock 19.45€
    Very large tree (5m-6m+ after 10 years)
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Directeur Lesage characteristics

  • Gardening skillBeginner
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Flowering group2
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • PloidyDiploid
  • Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
  • Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
  • Picking periodearly August
  • Picking seasonEarly
  • Season of use1-3 days
  • CroppingHeavy
  • Food usesEating fresh
  • Disease resistanceAverage
  • ScabSome resistance
  • MildewSome susceptibility
  • Country of originBelgiumFrance
  • Flesh colourWhite
  • Fruit colourGreen / YellowRed striped
  • Fruit sizeAverage