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Antonovka Grammovaya 600

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to be a sport of Antonovka. It was discovered by I.V. Michurin in Mogilev, Russia in 1888. Introduced in 1892. It produces larger fruit than Antonovka. Fruits have softish flesh with a subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1975 - 339

  

Accession name
Antonovka Grammovaya 600
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Height
59.98 mm 1
Width
71.34 mm 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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