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Jennifer Wastie

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by F.W. Wastie at Eynsham, Oxford. It was received by the National Fruit Trials in 1945. Fruits have firm, chewy flesh with a sweetish flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Ribston Pippin x Barnack Beauty
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
70.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1945 - 063

  

Accession name
Jennifer Wastie
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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