Author Archives: Stephen Hayes

Apple Variety Ashmead’s Kernel

Ashmead’s Kernel has a rich aromatic flavour, a true connoisseur’s delicacy. It crops well for us 3 or 4 years out of 5. First raised by a Dr Ashmead in his garden in Gloucester in around 1700. It was apparently only well known in West Gloucestershire until the 1800s, an interesting point to consider-how many […]