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Josephine Kreuter

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Saint-Florian, Austria. It was first described in 1889. Fruits have rather dry flesh with a subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Josephine Krauter
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
medium 2
Height
58.00mm 2
Width
61.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
low 2
Juiciness
dry 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1947 - 324

  

Accession name
Josephine Kreuter
Flowering time  ›››
1st May10% flowering
6th MayFull (80%) flowering
13th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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