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de Quint

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Narrow conical 2
Size
medium 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 306

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from Drome, France. Fruits have sweet, juicy flesh with a perfumed flavour.

Accession name
De Quint
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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