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Apez Zagarra

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1973 - 113

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1973 from France. Fruits have a fairly distinct aniseed flavour.

Accession name
Apez Zagarra
Flowering time  ›››
17th May10% flowering
22nd MayFull (80%) flowering
29th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
54.63 mm 1
Width
58.10 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
high-very high 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Juiciness
juicy 1
Flesh Colour
Greenish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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