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Galeuse

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in France. It was described in 1934. Fruits have crisp, juicy flesh with a sweet, subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
la Galeuse, Pigeonnet d'Armor
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
large 2
Height
64.00mm 2
Width
76.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
low 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 317

  

Accession name
Galeuse (Finistere)
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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