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Happisburgh

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Name updated to 'Happisburgh' (April 2019) to be correct for the reported town of origin and as listed at the time of accession (was later changed in NFC listings and listed as 'Hapsburg' by Smith, 1971)

Synonyms:
Hapsburg
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium 2
Height
48.00mm 2
Width
60.50mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
very low 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 746

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from East Malling Research Station. Fruits have soft, coarse flesh with a subacid flavour.

Accession name
Hapsburg
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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