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Kenneth

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1920 by Kenneth McCreadie at Rhyl, Wales. Fruits have somewhat coarse, soft flesh with a subacid and sweet flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium-large 2
Height
57.50mm 2
Width
66.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
coarse 2

Accession No.
1948 - 617

  

Accession name
Kenneth
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
23rd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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