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Kandile

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1957 - 076

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1957 from Bulgaria. Fruits have firm, fine flesh with a subacid flavour.

Accession name
Kandile
Flowering time  ›››
13th May10% flowering
18th MayFull (80%) flowering
26th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Brown 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
mottled 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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