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Evagil

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Found at Tielt, Belgium by Dr van der Espt. It was introduced in 1863 by Van Houtte & Sons. Fruits have crisp, tender flesh with an acid flavour.

Synonyms:
Doctor Lindley, Dr. Lindley, Evagil Pippin, Evargil, Reinette Evagil, Van Houtte
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
68.00mm 2
Ribbing
very weak 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Russet
very low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1945 - 191

  

Accession name
Evagil
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
23rd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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