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Eady's Magnum

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1908 by Miss D.A. Eady at Wellingborough, Northants. Fruits have very firm, fine-textured, juicy flesh with a rather acid flavour. An excellent cooker.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
70.00mm 2
Width
79.50mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1924 - 016

  

Accession name
Eady's Magnum
Flowering time  ›››
10th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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