Ellis Bitter

Ellis Bitter is an heirloom English bittersweet cider variety from Devon, England. This apple is unpalatable fresh, but is a popular choice for cider in its native England.

A larger than average cider variety (2 1/4"), yellow with orange and red streaks. Yields a high alcohol, full body, dry, and astringent cider.

The tree is vigorous, precocious and productive; susceptible to fire blight, and moderately susceptible to scab. Ellis Bitter is a tip bearer, late blooming, and September harvest. Short storage life.

B.9/MM.111 Semi-dwarf rootstock (45% of standard)

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$29.75 each
146 in stock
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