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Clydeside

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
56.00mm 2
Width
75.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
medium-coarse 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1947 - 030

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from Ayr, Scotland. Fruits have soft, slightly mealy, acid flesh.

Accession name
Clydeside
Flowering time  ›››
1st May10% flowering
6th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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