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Goldjon

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Professor Carlone, Turin University, Italy. Fruits are sweet, crisp and juicy.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Golden Delicious x Jonathan

Accession No.
1972 - 039

  

Accession name
Goldjon
Flowering time  ›››
10th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Oblong conical 1
Height
68.62 mm 1
Width
70.14 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium-high 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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