At Cross Lanes we grow sixty different varieties of apples, plums and pears. These are all listed below. Some have links to a further page giving a description and picture....this will soon be available for them all.

Please not that the dates given for availability are guides only. The precise dates vary considerably year to year, as of course do the crop yields.

* limited availability.

Early Apples (from Aug.) Mid-Season Apples (from Sept)
Laxton's Epicure Merton Knave*
Tydeman's Early Worcester* James Grieve
Katy (Katja) Red James Grieve
Worcester Permain Michaelmas Red*
Laxton's Fortune Lord Lambourne*
Peasgood Nonsuch (cooker) Delbarestivale
Norfolk Royal
St. Edmund's Russet
Greensleeves
Ellison's Orange
Red Devil
Storing Apples (from Oct.) Late Storing Apples (from Nov.)
Fiesta Blenheim Orange
Cox's Orange Pippin Rosemary Russet
Spartan Kidd's Orange Red
Egremont Russet Suntan*
Ribston Pippin Orlean's Reinette*
Jester* Cornish Gillyflower*
Pitmaston Pine Apple* William Crump*
Claygate Permain* Lord Hindlip*
Jupiter Tydeman's Late Orange*
Falstaff Gloster 69
Gala Chiver's Delight
Brownlees' Russet
Catshead* (cooker) Malling Kent
Tentation
Granny Smith*
Court Pendu Plat

 

Plums (Aug/Early Sept)
Please note that there is strong demand for plums. Please telephone us before coming if you want to be sure of availability.

Victoria
Pond Seedling
Marjorie Seedling
Queen
Damson*

Pears (Sept-Dec)
Beth
Williams
Onward
Conference
Concorde
Beurre Hardy
Packham's Triumph
Comice
Glou Morceau