Malus domestica ‘Northwood Bitter-sweet’

‘A large Somersetshire apple, white and red striped. The tree is large and generally bears well. It is sold chiefly as table fruit.’ [HP].



Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.



History at Camden Park

Listed in the 1845, 1850 and 1857 catalogues under under Cyder Apples, ‘The Best Known in Devonshire’ [Apple no.53/1845].




Published Apr 16, 2010 - 03:48 PM | Last updated Jul 25, 2011 - 03:14 PM

More details about Malus domestica ‘Northwood Bitter-sweet’
Family Rosaceae
Region of origin

Garden origin, England, Somerset

  • Northwood


Common Name

Apple, Cider apple, Dessert apple

Name in the Camden Park Record




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