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Dunkerton's Late

Cider apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Discovered in the 1940

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in Tidnor Wood National Collection® of Malus (Cider making)

Accession No.
1989 - 080

  

Accession name
Dunkerton Late
Flowering time  ›››
30th April10% flowering
2nd MayFull (80%) flowering
11th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early November 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Globose 1
Height
53.40 mm 1
Width
62.75 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Green 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium-high 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out/solid flush 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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