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American Summer Pearmain

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated from U.S.A. First described in 1817. Fruits have firm flesh with a sweet aromatic flavour.

American Pearmain, American Summer, Early Summer Pearmain, Pearmain d'Ete Americaine, Summer Pearmain, Summer Pippin
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Father to:
Ellipsoid 2
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1950 - 004

Accession name
American Summer Pearmain
Flowering time  ›››
30th April10% flowering
5th MayFull (80%) flowering
12th May90% petal fall
Picking time
mid september 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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

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