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Fromme Scab Resistant

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1953 - 165

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1953 from Virginia Agricultural Station, USA. Fruits have firm, coarse flesh with a very acid flavour.

Accession name
Fromme Scab Resistant
Flowering time  ›››
15th May10% flowering
21st MayFull (80%) flowering
28th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Globose 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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