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Kimball McIntosh

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A larger fruited sport of McIntosh. Discovered in 1948 in Littleton, Massachusetts, USA by R. Kimball. Fruits have rather soft, fine-textured,very juicy flesh with a sweet and vinous flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Sport of McIntosh

Accession No.
1974 - 064

  

Accession name
Kimball McIntosh
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1

Accession No.
1966 - 003

Accession name
McIntosh (NY)
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
mid september 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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