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Luntersche Pippeling

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in either The Netherlands or Belgium. It was received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947. Fruits have firm, hard, tough flesh with a sweet, subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Lunterse Pippeling, Lunterse Pippin
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
60.00mm 2
Width
66.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Russet
low 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1947 - 057

  

Accession name
Luntersche Pippeling
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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