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Amanishiki

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1936 at Aomori Apple Experiment Station, Japan. It was named in 1948. Fruits are sweet and insipid - fails to ripen properly in Britain.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Ralls Janet x Indo
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
50.00mm 2
Width
55.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1953 - 013

  

Accession name
Amanishiki
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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