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Jansen von Welten

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Jansen at Welten, near Aachen, Germany. Fruit was received by Diel, a German pomologist in 1823. Fruits have fairly firm, fine flesh with a sweet, aromatic, nutty flavour.

Synonyms:
Couronne des Pommes, Fausen of Wellen, Jansen de Welten, Jansen van Welten, Jansen von Wetton, Reinette von Welten, Rosen Apfel von Welten, Rosenapfel von Welten
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
57.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1947 - 259

  

Accession name
Jansen von Welten
Flowering time  ›››
10th May10% flowering
16th MayFull (80%) flowering
24th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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