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Freyberg

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1934 by J.H.Kidd at Greytown, Wairarapa, New Zealand. Fruits have firm, fine-textured, juicy flesh with a sweet and good aromatic flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Golden Delicious x Cox's Orange Pippin
Shape
Flat 2
Size
medium 2
Height
50.00mm 2
Width
60.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
very low 2
Russet
very low 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1961 - 065

  

Accession name
Freyberg
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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