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Malus domestica Borkh.

A red fruited mutation of Jonagold having 80-90% red blush colour. It was discovered in 1985 by Johann Nicholai, St Truiden, Belgium. Fruits are juicy and sweet with a good rich flavour.

Material in the National Fruit Collection not currently available.
Sport of Jonagold

Accession No.
1999 - 037


Accession name
Flowering time  ›››
26th April10% flowering
29th AprilFull (80%) flowering
10th May90% petal fall
Picking time
mid october 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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