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Cinq Cotes

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated from France. Described in 1947. Fruits have firm, fine flesh with a subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Cinq Morceaux
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1949 - 146

  

Accession name
Cinq Cotes (Lot)
Flowering time  ›››
11th May10% flowering
16th MayFull (80%) flowering
23rd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Truncate conical 1
Height
67.03 mm 1
Width
68.91 mm 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
strong 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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