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Lakeland

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised at the University of Minnesota Fruit Breeding Farm, Excelsior. It was introduced in 1950. Fruits have sweet, crisp, juicy flesh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Malinda x Unknown

Accession No.
1951 - 063

  

Accession name
Lakeland
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Height
59.18 mm 1
Width
73.60 mm 1
Ribbing
medium 1
Crown
medium-strong 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
Russet
absent 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Juiciness
juicy 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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