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Fleuritard Rouge

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1950 - 160

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1950 from France. Fruits have firm, white flesh with a slightly sweet, slightly subacid flavour.

Accession name
Fleuritard Rouge (S & M)
Flowering time  ›››
30th May10% flowering
5th MayFull (80%) flowering
11th June90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
small-medium 1
Shape
Globose 1
Ribbing
absent 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Pattern
streaked 1
Russet
very low 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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