Found in a cottage garden near Truro, Cornwall. It was introduced by Sir Christopher Hawkins in 1813. Fruits have firm flesh with a sweet and rich aromatic flavour.
Type – Eater
Pick – October
Store – March
Group – D(4)
M26 Maiden potted, M9 Maiden potted, MM106 Maiden Potted, M27 Maiden Potted, M25 Maiden Potted, Graft on MM106 rootstock, Graft on M26 rootstock, Graft on M9 rootstock, M26 Bush Potted, Espalier Trained Tree Potted, Half Standard Potted, 1 Tier Espalier – Ready from Late Spring – Early Summer 2022.