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Grosse Saulette

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A sport of Saulette, a French apple from Germany. Fruits have firm, fine flesh with an acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Narrow conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
57.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Russet
low 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 318

  

Accession name
Grosse Saulette
Flowering time  ›››
12th May10% flowering
17th MayFull (80%) flowering
25th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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