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Belle Fille Apple Scionwood (Spring 2023)
A traditional bittersweet cider apple from France. Also known as Belle Fille de la Manche.
"Belle Fille" grown from USDA scion, this is Belle Fille de la Manche. This tree is a triploid and will require two diploid pollenizers for full fertility. It is highly susceptible to fireblight. The fruit is used exclusively in cider making and it is not suitable for fresh eating.
The apple is somewhat flat, and the skin has a red blush and streaking over a greenish-yellow background.
|Quantity||Belle Fille Apple Scion|
Subcategory: Heirloom, Cider
Fruit Uses & Storage
Cider classification: bittersweet
Storage duration: (approximate, depending on storage conditions)
Skin color: red
Flesh color: white
Origin: Normandy, France
Calendar & Geography
USDA zones: 5 - 7
Chill hours: Not yet determined
Ripening date: Sep 05 (approximate, in New York State) 10 days before McIntosh
Diseases & Pests
Belle Fille Apple does not have any diseases or pests associated with it at this time.
Bloom group: 2
Is it self-fertile? N
Is it fertile? N
This table shows the first few results from a full search for pollenizers of Belle Fille Apple. Please see our Pollenizer Search to run other queries and read how the application uses various factors. Also read more about fruit tree pollination.
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|St. Edmund's Russet Apple||0|
|Harry Masters Jersey Apple||0|
|Sturmer Pippin Apple||0|
|Muscat De Bernay Apple||0|
|Golden Russet Apple||0|
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