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Harvest Festival


Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1955 by Mrs Helen Lloyd of Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire. Fruit quality is not as good as Grenadier. It cooks reasonably well but has little flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1968 - 190


Accession name
Harvest Festival
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
early september 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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