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Alice

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1943 at Balsgard Fruit Breeding Institute, Sweden. Introduced in 1962. Fruits are crisp and juicy but with little flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Ingrid Marie x Unknown
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1968 - 034

  

Accession name
Alice
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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