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Frau Margarete von Stosch

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium 2
Height
48.00mm 2
Width
54.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1947 - 062

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from Switzerland. Fruits have firm, crisp, yellow flesh with a subacid flavour.

Accession name
Frau Margarete von Stosch
Flowering time  ›››
2nd May10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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