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Korei

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1935 at Aomori Apple Experiment Station, Japan. It was named in 1949. Fruits have medium crisp, pale cream flesh with a sweet, vinous flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Golden Delicious x Indo
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
61.50mm 2
Width
66.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium-strong 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Russet
very low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1953 - 012

  

Accession name
Korei
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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