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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.

Synonyms:
Crimson Peasgood's Nonsuch, Crimson Peasgoods
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
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


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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