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Barnack Orange

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1904 at Belvoir Castle, England by W. H. Divers. Fruits have firm, rather coarse-textured flesh, with a little juice and a good aromatic flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Barnack Beauty x Cox's Orange Pippin
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
medium 2
Height
57.00mm 2
Width
63.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1925 - 004

  

Accession name
Barnack Orange
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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