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Duegne

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
57.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1947 - 121

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from France. Fruits have soft flesh with a slightly subacid flavour.

Accession name
Duegne
Flowering time  ›››
28th April10% flowering
3rd MayFull (80%) flowering
10th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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