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Grvena Lepogvetka

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1975 - 177

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1975 from Yugoslavia. Fruits have a sweet subacid flavour.

Accession name
Grvena Lepogvetka
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
58.34 mm 1
Width
63.20 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
high 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/solid flush 1
Russet
very low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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