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Hunter Ottawa

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A tetraploid form of Ottawa. It was received by the National Fruit Trials in 1977 from Canada.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1974 - 267

  

Accession name
Hunter Ottawa (244 )
Flowering time  ›››
26th April10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Flat 1
Height
60.40 mm 1
Width
77.43 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low-medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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