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Golden Bounty

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1940 by A.C. Nash, Scutes Farm, Hastings. Fruits have firm, fine flesh with a rich and subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Cox's Orange Pippin x Emneth Early
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
53.00mm 2
Width
67.00mm 2
Ribbing
absent 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Russet
low 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1961 - 041

  

Accession name
Golden Bounty
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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