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Zlatava

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Lord Lambourne x Blahova Oranzova

Accession No.
1978 - 133

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1978 from Czechoslovakia. Fruits are sweet, crisp and juicy.

Accession name
Zlatava
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Flat 1
Height
54.83 mm 1
Width
68.93 mm 1
Ribbing
very weak 1
Crown
absent 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low-medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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