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Kentish Quarrenden

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat 2
Size
medium 2
Height
45.00mm 2
Width
60.50mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
2000 - 052

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials before 1931. Origin unknown. Fruits have fairly firm, fine flesh with a sweet and perfumed flavour.

Accession name
Kentish Quarrenden
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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