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Lady's Finger of Offaly

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated from Ireland. It was described in 1851. Fruits have softish flesh with some flavour.

Synonyms:
Lady's Finger (of Offaly and Monaghan)
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Narrow conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
64.00mm 2
Width
51.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Green 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1950 - 080

  

Accession name
Lady's Finger of Offaly
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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