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Hog's Snout

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in the UK. It was received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947. Fruits have soft, creamy white flesh with a slightly acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
64.00mm 2
Width
64.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Russet
high 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1947 - 235

  

Accession name
Hog's Snout
Flowering time  ›››
1st May10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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