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Melrose (1)

Culinary apple 2
Culinary / Dessert apple 1

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Melrose, White Melrose
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
76.00mm 2
Width
82.00mm 2
Ribbing
strong 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2

Accession No.
1967 - 057

  

Accession name
Melrose (1)
Size
large 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
strong 1
Greasiness
Strong 1

Accession No.
2002 - 008

  

Accession name
White Melrose (Anton's Hill)

Accession No.
2002 - 007

  

Accession name
White Melrose (Priorwood)

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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