Vela is a soft shelled variety that has consistently out yielded Cal Papershell by 12% over five years
of trials. It has superior fruit characteristics with a soft shell, full seal and large,
sweet tasting, lightly coloured kernel. very precocious, fully enclosed shell seal provides protection against insect and
bird damage, whilst the hull detaches easily at harvest. Vela is self fertile and bears good crops on its own
Catshead apple is an old English variety, the earliest reference to which dates from 1629. The name comes from the unusual shape of the fruit, which in profile resembles a cat's head. Grown in 18th and 19th Century England. Large, oblong-conical, irregular shaped fruit. Pale greenish yellow skin with russet dots. White, soft, juicy flesh. Cooks to a sharp, firm puree.
Yalca Fruit Trees is a Fruit Tree Nursery located in Yalca Victoria 30 minutes from Shepparton. We are passionate about growing the best trees and love the Heritage Fruit Tree and Dwarf Fruit Tree varieties. Our fruit trees are shipped to Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and many Australian states and towns excluding South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania (due to quarantine difficulties).
Yalca Fruit Trees online store offers a secure, easy to use checkout experience using credit card. We also accept direct deposit and cheque/money order.
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Yalca Fruit Trees P.O. Box 249 Nathalia 3638 Victoria Australia