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Improved Lambrook Pippin

Cider apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in the village of Lambrook, Somerset. Thought to be a seedling of Lambrook Pippin. Produces a mild, sharp cider/juice.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in Tidnor Wood National Collection® of Malus (Cider making)

Accession No.
1989 - 091

  

Accession name
Improved Lambrook Pippin
Flowering time  ›››
30th April10% flowering
2nd MayFull (80%) flowering
9th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
small-medium 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Height
39.10 mm 1
Width
49.90 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
high 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/solid flush 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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