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Ontario (4n)

A tetraploid clone of Ontario. Fruits are slightly acid eaten as a dessert. Cooks well.

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

Accession No.
1965 - 037

  

Accession name
Ontario
Flowering time  ›››
11th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Pattern
mottled/washed out 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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