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Double-Red Baldwin

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A brighter coloured sport of Baldwin. It was discovered in 1924 by E.N. Sawyer in Salisbury, New Hampshire, USA. Introduced in 1927. Fruits have coarse-textured, juicy flesh with a sweet, subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Sport of Baldwin

Accession No.
1951 - 009

  

Accession name
Double-Red Baldwin
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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