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Cretesc de Breaza

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1958 - 100

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1958 from Romania. Fruits have firm, crisp flesh with slightly sweet, slightly subacid flavour.

Accession name
Cretesc de Breaza
Flowering time  ›››
19th May10% flowering
23rd MayFull (80%) flowering
30th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
small-medium 1
Shape
Oblong 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
n/a 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
n/a 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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