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Crimson Beauty (Canada)

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in about 1880 in New Brunswick, Canada. Fruits have rather soft flesh with a subacid to acid flavour.

Synonyms:
Early Red Bird
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Mother to:
Ranger
Quinte
Father to:
Caravel
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
64.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1951 - 017

  

Accession name
Crimson Beauty (Canada)
Flowering time  ›››
27th April10% flowering
4th MayFull (80%) flowering
12th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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