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New Jonagold

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A red fruited clone of Jonagold, ripening earlier than Jonagold. Discovered by M. Saito, Aomori Prefecture, Japan. Fruits have fine-textured, juicy, sweet flesh with a good rich flavour.

Availability
Material in the National Fruit Collection not currently available.
Parentage:
Sport of Jonagold

Accession No.
1983 - 081

  

Accession name
New Jonagold (LA 17)

Accession No.
1983 - 082

Accession name
New Jonagold (LA 21)
Flowering time  ›››
25th April10% flowering
28th AprilFull (80%) flowering
8th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Globose 1
Height
60.50 mm 1
Width
71.63 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Juiciness
juicy-very 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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