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Lawyer Nutmeg

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated with David Lawyer, Plains, Montana, U.S.A. Fruits have a rich and definate nutmeg spice flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Wismer's Dessert x Apple Crab'

Accession No.
1975 - 013

  

Accession name
Lawyer Nutmeg
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Flat 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low-medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crumbly 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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