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Hunter Kinkead Spy

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Sport of Northern Spy

Accession No.
1974 - 058

  

Received from the Experimental Farm, Ottawa, Canada. Fruits have firm, fine-textured, juicy, sweet flesh with a pleasant flavour.

Accession name
Hunter Kinkead Spy
Flowering time  ›››
11th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Flat 1
Height
66.00 mm 1
Width
86.89 mm 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low-medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crumbly 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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