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Jean Tondeur

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in France. It was described in 1947. Fruits have soft, fine flesh with a subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1948 - 298

  

Accession name
Jean Tondeur
Flowering time  ›››
25th May10% flowering
30th MayFull (80%) flowering
8th June90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Flat 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low-medium 1
Greasiness
Weak 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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