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Halberstadter Jungfernapfel

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in the Harz area of Germany. It was recorded in 1885. Fruits have firm, rather coarse flesh with a moderately sweet and subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Halberstadter Jungfern Apfel, Schmuck Apfel
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Mother to:
Geheimrat Breuhahn
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
medium 2
Height
59.00mm 2
Width
64.50mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1949 - 046

  

Accession name
Halberstadter Jungfernapfel
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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