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Krasnyi Shtandart

Dessert / Ornamental apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1915 by I.V. Michurin at Michurinsk, Russia. Very attractive tree with red leaves, bark and blossom. The small dark red fruits have pink, sharp flesh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Pepin Shafrannyi x Rubynovoye

Accession No.
1975 - 003

  

Accession name
Krasnyi shtandart
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Ribbing
medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Weak 1
Crunch
crumbly 1
Juiciness
dry 1
Flesh Colour
Pinkish 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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