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Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A more highly coloured sport of Jonagold having a more solid bright red colour. It was selected at the National Fruit Trials. Fruits have sweet, juicy, melting flesh.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Sport of Jonagold

Accession No.
2000 - 012


Accession name
Flowering time  ›››
26th April10% flowering
28th AprilFull (80%) flowering
8th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1

1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register