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Double Rose


Malus domestica Borkh.

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from France. Fruits are crisp and juicy with a fairly acid flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1947 - 119


Accession name
Double Rose
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
late october 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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