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Ernst Bosch

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by D. Uhlhorn, Germany. It was first recorded in 1908. Fruits have firm, coarse flesh with a subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Ananas Reinette x Manks Codlin

Accession No.
1951 - 049

  

Accession name
Ernst Bosch
Flowering time  ›››
1st May10% flowering
6th MayFull (80%) flowering
13th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1
Size
small-medium 1
Shape
Globose 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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