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Crimson Beauty of Bath

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A more highly coloured clone of Beauty of Bath. Fruits have soft, juicy flesh with a distinctive slightly acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Sport of Beauty of Bath

Accession No.
1975 - 303

  

Accession name
Crimson Beauty of Bath (LA 65A)
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early August 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Flat 1
Ribbing
very weak 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/solid flush 1
Greasiness
Weak 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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