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Feltham Beauty

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised and introduced by Veitch's Nursery, Langley, Bucks. First described in 1908. It received the Award of Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society in 1908. Fruits have firm, crisp flesh with a subacid and sweet flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Cox's Orange Pippin x Gladstone
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium-large 2
Height
60.50mm 2
Width
70.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high-very high 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Strong 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1921 - 083

  

Accession name
Feltham Beauty
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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