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Juno

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in Germany at the Institute of Agriculture and Horticulture. Introduced in 1971. Fruits have a slightly acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Ontario x London Pippin

Accession No.
1994 - 058

  

Accession name
Juno
Flowering time  ›››
2nd May10% flowering
4th MayFull (80%) flowering
10th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Flat 1
Height
61.05 mm 1
Width
77.65 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crumbly 1
Juiciness
juicy-very juicy 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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