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Cigany Alma

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1948 - 358

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from Hungary. Fruits are crisp with a sweet, subacid flavour.

Accession name
Cigany Alma
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Height
62.57 mm 1
Width
76.14 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium-high 1
Over Colour Pattern
solid flush 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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