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Krugers Dickstiel

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Achimer Goldreinette, Celler Dickstiel, Donnerhorst, Sulzbacher Liebling, Woltmanns Renette
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1951 - 187

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1951 from Jork Fruit Research Station, near Hamburg, Germany. Fruits have fine, tender flesh with a subacid and slightly sweet flavour.

Accession name
Krugers Dickstiel
Flowering time  ›››
17th May10% flowering
21st MayFull (80%) flowering
29th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low-medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low-medium 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Juiciness
juicy 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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