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Gennet Moyle (of Taylor)

Culinary / Cider apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Assumed to be of UK origin. It was known to be widely grown by the 17th Century. It produces a light cider and is also used for cooking.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1977 - 002

  

Accession name
Gennet Moyle (of Taylor)
Flowering time  ›››
28th April10% flowering
5th MayFull (80%) flowering
12th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
63.88 mm 1
Width
85.51 mm 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/solid flush 1
Russet
low-medium 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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