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Cusset Blanc

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1947 - 110


Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from France. Fruits have firm, coarse flesh with a sharp taste.

Accession name
Cusset Blanc
Flowering time  ›››
24th May10% flowering
28th MayFull (80%) flowering
4th June90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
medium 1
Globose 1
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Brown 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
solid flush 1
coarse 1
Flesh Colour
White 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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