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Karina

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material in the National Fruit Collection not currently available.

Accession No.
1999 - 022

  

Received by Brogdale in 1996 from Switzerland. Fruits are crisp and juicy.

Accession name
Karina
Flowering time  ›››
23rd April10% flowering
25th AprilFull (80%) flowering
3rd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Dark Red 1
Over Colour Amount
high 1
Over Colour Pattern
solid flush 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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