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Southern Apples are available in the United Kingdom, Europe, North America, Asia and the Middle East. People around the world enjoy the delicious taste of our Royal Gala, Braeburn, NZ Rose, Fuji and Granny Smith varieties.

To help you decide which is your favourite apple and when is the best time to select each variety, we have compiled the following table for you:

Variety Description Season
Royal Gala Features a bright red strip over a creamy yellow background
Sweet, crisp flavour with firm, white flesh
February - July:
Harvested late Feb to late March
Braeburn Large, with a clean, semi-sweet flovour and crisp, juice, white flesh
Features a bold, red stripe on a partially orange-red background
Excellent storage qualities

Mid March - August:
Harvested Late March and April

NZ Rose Rich red skin, with firm, crisp white flesh
Flavour and texture is a perfect balance of ample juice and a sweet tangy flavour
The perfect snacking apple - as good as it looks!
April - August:
Available May through to August
Fuji Very sweet
Varies from a soft pink stripe to a bright red colour
Excellent storage qualities and eye appeal
April - Mid May:
Matures in the later part of the season
Granny Smith Bright green with crisp, white flesh
Refreshing and tangy, excellent for cooking
A traditional favourite
April - Mid May:
Harvesting in April and early May