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American Golden Russet

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in the late 1700s in Burlington County, New Jersey, USA. Fruits have fine, tender flesh with a subacid, aromatic flavour.

Synonyms:
Bullock, Bullock's Peppin, Bullock's Pepping, Bullock's Pippin, de Vin, Fox Apple, Golden Americ
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Conical 2
Size
small 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Russet
high-very high 2
Greasiness
Weak 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1950 - 229

  

Accession name
American Golden Russet
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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