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Glebe Gold

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by James Walker, Ham, Surrey. It was received by the National Fruit Trials in 1945. Fruits have soft, creamy white flesh with a sweet flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Yellow Ingestrie x Cellini
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
small 2
Height
35.50mm 2
Width
42.00mm 2
Ribbing
absent 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1945 - 013

  

Accession name
Glebe Gold
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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