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Fall Harvey

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Essex County, Massachusetts, USA. It was first recorded in 1838. Fruits have rather coarse, crisp flesh with a rich, subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Harvey
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1950 - 191

  

Accession name
Fall Harvey
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Height
73.63 mm 1
Width
90.88 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Juiciness
dry 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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