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Gewurzluiken

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium-large 2
Height
60.00mm 2
Width
67.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high-very high 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1951 - 175

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1951 from Germany. Fruits have firm flesh with a sweet subacid flavour.

Accession name
Gewurzluiken
Flowering time  ›››
11th May10% flowering
17th MayFull (80%) flowering
24th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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