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Kinrei

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1932 at Aomori Apple Experiment Station, Japan. It was named in 1948. Fruits have firm, crisp flesh with a moderately sweet flavour.

Synonyms:
Orei
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Golden Delicious x Delicious

Accession No.
1953 - 015

  

Accession name
Kinrei
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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