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Fraise de Buhler

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have originated from Buhl near Baden, Germany. It was received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from Switzerland. Fruits have firm, fine flesh with a subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1947 - 068

  

Accession name
Fraise de Buhler
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Flat 1
Height
64.92 mm 1
Width
88.42 mm 1
Ribbing
medium 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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