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Clarinette

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
55.50mm 2
Width
62.50mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Pink 2
Over Colour (Amount)
medium 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1950 - 043

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1950 from Somerset. Fruits have firm, greenish white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Accession name
Clarinette
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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