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Aroma

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1945 at Balsgard Fruit Breeding Institute, Sweden. Introduced in 1973. Fruits have very juicy, melting flesh with a good flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Ingrid Marie x Fillippa
Sports:
Amorosa

Accession No.
1968 - 039

  

Accession name
Aroma
Flowering time  ›››
10th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
23rd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Height
66.01 mm 1
Width
80.83 mm 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
absent 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low-medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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