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Joaneting

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to be of English origin. Known before 1600. Fruits have crisp, white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Bracken, Carolina, Caroline, Early Jenneting, Early Jennetting, Early Juneating, Early Juneeatin Owen's Golden Beauty, Owen's Summer Beauty, Primiting, Virginia May, White Jeneting, White Joaneting, White Joanetting, White Joanneting, White June-eating, White Juneating, Yellow June, Yellow May, Yellow May Pippin
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1975 - 009

  

Accession name
Joaneting
Flowering time  ›››
24th April10% flowering
1st MayFull (80%) flowering
7th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early August 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Height
40.94 mm 1
Width
50.90 mm 1
Ribbing
very weak 1
Crown
absent 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
n/a 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
n/a 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Juiciness
dry-medium 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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