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Karmen

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Czechoslovakia. Fruits have soft, juicy flesh with a good but rather acid flavour.

Availability
Material in the National Fruit Collection not currently available.
Parentage:
Lord Lambourne x Linda

Accession No.
1982 - 255

  

Accession name
Karmen
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Globose 1
Height
58.78 mm 1
Width
73.23 mm 1
Ribbing
very weak 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
Russet
low 1
Juiciness
juicy 1
Flesh Colour
Greenish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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