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Jafra

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Found in 1971 by P. van Dueren den Hollander, The Netherlands. Fruits have juicy flesh with a rich flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1977 - 016

  

Accession name
Jafra
Flowering time  ›››
30th April10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Globose 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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