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Altlander Rosenapfel

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in the Altes Land, Germany. Known in about 1850. Fruits have firm, coarse flesh with an acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1951 - 164

  

Accession name
Altlander Rosenapfel
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
strong-very strong 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
coarse 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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