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Hannan Seedling

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1928 by Mrs I. Hannan, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey from seed of an Australian apple. Fruits have soft, coarse flesh with a slightly sweet flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
large 2
Height
81.50mm 2
Width
92.00mm 2
Ribbing
strong 2
Ground Colour
Whitish green 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1945 - 167

  

Accession name
Hannan Seedling
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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