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Alnarps Favorit

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Triploid. Raised in 1945 at the Horticultural Research Station, Alnarp, Sweden. Selected in 1967. Fruits have sweet, soft flesh.

Synonyms:
Alnarp's Favorit, Alnarps Favourite
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
McIntosh x Alfa 68

Accession No.
1968 - 056

  

Accession name
Alnarp's Favorit
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
large 1
Greasiness
Weak 1
Crunch
crumbly 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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