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Coo's River Beauty

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Coos River Beauty
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1948 - 720

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials from East Malling Research Station. Exhibited in 1934. Fruits have soft flesh with a sweet, fairly aromatic flavour.

Accession name
Coo's River Beauty
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/washed out 1
Russet
low-medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Juiciness
juicy 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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