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Laxton's Victory

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1926 at Bedford by Laxton Bros., and introduced by them in 1945. Fruits have fine, crisp flesh with a sweet, aromatic flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the East of England Apples & Orchards Project
Parentage:
Cox's Orange Pippin x Exquisite
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
54.50mm 2
Width
64.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1945 - 043

  

Accession name
Laxton's Victory
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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