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Glockenapfel

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Altlander Glockenapfel, Echter Weisser Glockenapfel, Pomme Cloche, Schweizer Glockenapfel, Weisser Winterglockenapfel
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1948 - 613

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from Switzerland. Fruits have crisp flesh with a subacid flavour.

Accession name
Glockenapfel
Flowering time  ›››
2nd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Truncate conical 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low-medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
very low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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