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Holland Pippin

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Holland, Lincolnshire, England. It was recorded in 1729. Fruits have soft, coarse, mealy flesh with a slightly acid flavour.

Synonyms:
Holland Winter, Kirton Pippin
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
64.00mm 2
Width
70.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1946 - 091

  

Accession name
Holland Pippin
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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