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Barre

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

An apple of French origin. Described in 1948. Fruits are sweet, hard and juicy with white flesh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
50.00mm 2
Width
65.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 310

  

Accession name
Barre (Seine & Marne)
Flowering time  ›››
15th May10% flowering
21st MayFull (80%) flowering
1st June90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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