Brown Snout Apple Tree


Brown Snout originated in Herefordshire, England and makes a great bittersweet cider. It is late flowering cultivar. The tree is moderately biennial. The fruits are small to medium but have a poor storage life. Additionally, the tree is susceptible to fire blight and scab.

General Tree Height/Caliper: Our grafted/budded apple, peach, apricot, plum, pear, nectarine, and cherry trees are about 4-6' tall with a caliper/diameter of about 1/4-3/4". Most have more than 5' height and 1/2" diameter. Most other trees are seedlings ranging from 18-36" tall. You know if a tree is a seedling when the rootstock selected says "Seedling".

A rootstock primarily controls a tree's size and how early it bears fruit. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.