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Crimson Peasgood

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A more highly coloured sport of Peasgood's Nonsuch. It was planted at the National Fruit Trials in 1931. Fruits cook well.

Crimson Peasgood's Nonsuch, Crimson Peasgoods
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Sport of Peasgood's Nonsuch

Accession No.
1999 - 075


Accession name
Crimson Peasgood
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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