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Gustavs Dauerapfel

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Lobner, Wadenswil, Switzerland. It was first described in 1899. Fruits have firm, fine flesh with a sweet, slightly subacid and perfumed flavour.

Synonyms:
Gustav Dauerapfel, Gustav Durabil, Gustavovo trvanlive
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1951 - 179

  

Accession name
Gustavs Dauerapfel
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
small-medium 1
Shape
Truncate conical 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low-medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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