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Elbee

Apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A slightly coloured clone of Golden Delicious with less russet. Discovered in Switzerland by Leo Basser. Fruits are sweet, crisp and juicy.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Sport of Golden Delicious

Accession No.
1986 - 042

  

Accession name
Elbee
Flowering time  ›››
30th April10% flowering
2nd MayFull (80%) flowering
9th May90% petal fall
Picking time
late october 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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