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Jamba 69

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1954 by Dr E. Loewel, Jork, Hamburg, Germany. Fruits are crisp and juicy with a reasonable flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Melba x James Grieve

Accession No.
1968 - 068

  

Accession name
Jamba 69
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Height
67.19 mm 1
Width
78.71 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/solid flush 1
Russet
very low 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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