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Grimoldby Golden

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the East of England Apples & Orchards Project

Accession No.
1993 - 008


Received by the National Fruit Collection, Brogdale in 1993. It is thought to have been raised in the early 1900s by William Ingall, Grimoldby, Lincolnshire. Cooks well.

Accession name
Grimoldby Golden
Flowering time  ›››
27th April10% flowering
29th AprilFull (80%) flowering
8th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid August 1
medium 1
Flat globose 1
54.05 mm 1
62.97 mm 1
strong 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
n/a 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
low 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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