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Idajon

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Leif Verner at Idaho Agricultural Experiment Station, Moscow, Idaho, USA. It was introduced in 1949. Fruits have fine, crisp, creamy white flesh with a sweet flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Wagener x Jonathan
Shape
Flat 2
Size
medium 2
Height
57.50mm 2
Width
67.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high-very high 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1951 - 046

  

Accession name
Idajon
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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