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Jacques Lebel

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1825 by Jacques Lebel at Amiens, France. Fruits are crisp, juicy and acid.

Synonyms:
Double des Vosges, Iakob Lebel, Jacob Lebel, Jakob Lebel, Jakobek, Lebel, Lebel Jakob, Lebelovo, Meklenburger Gelber, Monstrueux des Vosges, Zhak Lebel
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
63.00mm 2
Width
82.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1949 - 110

  

Accession name
Jacques Lebel
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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