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Crawley Reinette

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Introduced by J. Cheal & Sons, Crawley, Sussex. Recorded in 1902. Fruits have soft flesh with an acid to subacid flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Truncate conical 2
large 2
62.00mm 2
75.00mm 2
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1941 - 025


Accession name
Crawley Reinette
Flowering time  ›››
10th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
23rd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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