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Dulmener Rosenapfel

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1870 by schoolmaster Jager at Dulmen, Westphalia, Germany. Fruits are sweet and juicy with an aromatic flavour.

Synonyms:
Dulmener Herbstrosenapfel
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Gravenstein x Unknown

Accession No.
1967 - 050

  

Accession name
Dulmener Rosenapfel
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
75.80 mm 1
Width
89.51 mm 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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