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Giambun

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1958 - 043

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1958 from Italy. Fruits have firm, coarse flesh with a subacid flavour.

Accession name
Giambun
Flowering time  ›››
14th May10% flowering
20th MayFull (80%) flowering
27th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Ellipsoid conical 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
strong 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
very low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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