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Goldensheen

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A less russetted clone of Golden Delicious. Discovered by M.Ancian, Agen, France. Fruits are very sweet, crisp and juicy.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Sport of Golden Delicious

Accession No.
1974 - 118

  

Accession name
Goldensheen
Flowering time  ›››
10th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
medium 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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