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Herring's Pippin

UK variety
Probably raised by Mr Herring of Lincoln.  Recorded 1908 and introduced by Pearson's Nursery of Nottingham

Very striking; large bright red.  Crisp and juicy, rather course in texture with distinct flavour of aniseed.

Pick early September, store September-October


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All information relating to varieties, characteristics and descriptions is sourced from the following:

Bultitude, J. 1984. Apples: a guide to the identification of international varieties. London: Macmillan Press.

Morgan, M. and Richards, A. 2002. The new book of apples. London: Ebury Press.

National Fruit Collection public access database at Brogdale Farm, Kent.

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