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Jupp's Russet A

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1951 - 245

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1951 from New Zealand. Fruits have firm, fine, greenish white flesh with a sweet subacid flavour.

Accession name
Jupp's Russet A
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Ribbing
very weak 1
Crown
absent 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
mottled/washed out 1
Russet
very low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Juiciness
juicy 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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