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Gabiola

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1958 - 037

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1958 from Italy. Fruits have firm flesh with a very acid flavour.

Accession name
Gabiola
Flowering time  ›››
17th May10% flowering
22nd MayFull (80%) flowering
30th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
small-medium 1
Shape
Truncate conical 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
very low 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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