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Geheimrat Breuhahn

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in 1895 at the Fruit, Vine and Horticulture Research Station, Geisenheim, Germany. It was introduced in 1934. Fruits have fine, moderately firm flesh with a sweet and subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Breuhahn, Breuhahnovo
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Halberstadter Jungfernapfel x Unknown
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
45.00mm 2
Width
57.00mm 2
Ribbing
absent 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1951 - 176

  

Accession name
Geheimrat Breuhahn
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1

Accession No.
1951 - 051

Accession name
Geheimrat Breuhahn
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
early october 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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