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Frogmore Prolific

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1865 by Mr Ingram at The Royal Gardens, Frogmore, Windsor, England. Fruits are soft, fine-textured, acid and a little juicy, with no particular flavour.

Synonyms:
Fertile de Frogmore, Frogmore, Frogmorske, Frogwore Prolifique, Fruchtbarer von Frogmore
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
70.00mm 2
Width
89.00mm 2
Ribbing
absent 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1957 - 180

  

Accession name
Frogmore Prolific
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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