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Desseffy Arisztid

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
large 2
Height
72.00mm 2
Width
79.50mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Weak 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 362

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from Hungary. Fruits have rather dry, firm flesh with a rather insipid flavour.

Accession name
Desseffy Arisztid
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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