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Papirovka

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Russia. Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1949 from Switzerland. Fruits have juicy, cream flesh with an acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1949 - 112

  

Accession name
Papirovka
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid August 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Truncate conical 1
Ribbing
medium 1
Crown
medium-strong 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
Russet
absent 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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