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Hatsuaki

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1939 at the Fruit Tree Research Station, Japan. Introduced in 1976. Fruits are crisp and juicy.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Jonathan x Golden Delicious

Accession No.
1994 - 042

  

Accession name
Hatsuaki
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
62.43 mm 1
Width
74.73 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
very low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Juiciness
juicy-very juicy 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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