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Dockney

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in Tidnor Wood National Collection® of Malus (Cider making)
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
64.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Russet
very low 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1949 - 205

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1949 from Ireland. Fruits have firm flesh with a slightly bitter flavour.

Accession name
Dockney
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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