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James Lawson

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Exhibited in 1918 by Cannell of Eynsford, Kent. Received an Award of Merit from RHS in 1918. Fruits have fairly coarse flesh with a subacid to slightly sweet flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Cellini x Gravenstein
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
48.00mm 2
Width
58.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped/mottled 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
coarse 2

Accession No.
1932 - 003

  

Accession name
James Lawson
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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