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Chusenrainer

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Found in about 1852 by Joh. Waller, growing wild in Chusenrain - Sempach, Switzerland. It was named in 1891 by R. Stalder of Meggen. Fruits have soft flesh with an insipid flavour.

Synonyms:
Chusenrain, Pomme de Chuesenrain
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat 2
Size
medium 2
Height
44.00mm 2
Width
62.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low-medium 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 614

  

Accession name
Chusenrainer
Flowering time  ›››
13th May10% flowering
19th MayFull (80%) flowering
26th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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