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Ananas Reinette

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have originated in The Netherlands. Recorded in 1821. Fruits are crisp and juicy with a perfumed pineapple flavour.

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Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Mother to:
Freiherr von Berlepsch
Von Zuccalmaglios Renette
Ernst Bosch
Father to:
Ellipsoid 2
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
very low 2
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1947 - 074


Accession name
Ananas Reinette
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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