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Khoroshavka alaya

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Russia. It was known in 1892. Fruits have fine, crisp, pinkish white flesh with an acid flavour.

Synonyms:
Bella Scarlatta, Ikorocavka Alaja, Khorochavka alaia, Khorochavka Alaja
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
55.00mm 2
Width
60.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Pink 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Pinkish 2

Accession No.
1950 - 130

  

Accession name
Khoroshavka Alaya
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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