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Clark's Seedling

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have originated in the UK. Recorded in 1936. Fruits have soft, coarse, creamy yellow flesh with a subacid flavour.

Clarke's Pippin, Royal George
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Flat globose 2
large 2
65.00mm 2
77.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1957 - 265


Accession name
Clark's Seedling
Flowering time  ›››
1st May10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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