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Coul Blush

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Sir George Mackenzie, Coul, Ross-shire, Scotland. It first fruited in 1827. Fruits have fine, soft flesh which is slightly sweet and slightly subacid.

Synonyms:
Coral Blush
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
53.00mm 2
Width
65.50mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 023

  

Accession name
Coul Blush
Flowering time  ›››
1st May10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
13th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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