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Gelber Munsterlander Borsdorfer

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Borsdorfer Munsterlander Gelber
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1951 - 167

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1951 from Germany. Fruits have fine, firm, crisp flesh with a subacid, slightly rich flavour.

Accession name
Gelber Munsterlander Borsdorfer
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
small-medium 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
absent 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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