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Guldborg

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Denmark. It was known in the 1870s. Fruits have firm, white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Gul Corgeable, Guldborgaeble, Maglesuary Stribling
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1927 - 018

  

Accession name
Guldborg
Flowering time  ›››
1st May10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
13th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
64.31 mm 1
Width
67.43 mm 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
absent 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Juiciness
dry 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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