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Cox's Early Export

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Ivorys Ltd., at Rangiora, New Zealand. Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1950. Fruits are crisp with a subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Cox's Orange Pippin x King of the Pippins
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
52.00mm 2
Width
60.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Crunch
medium-crisp 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1953 - 139

  

Accession name
Cox's Early Export
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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