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Luxemburger Renette

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Luxemburg. It was recorded in 1856. Fruits have fine, fairly firm, greenish or yellowish white flesh with a sweet, slightly subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Coastress, Coastresse, Luxemburger Reinette, Obstgarten Reinette, Reinette de Luxembourg, Reinette des Vergers, Reinette du Luxembourg
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
54.00mm 2
Width
71.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1951 - 188

  

Accession name
Luxemburger Renette
Flowering time  ›››
13th May10% flowering
18th MayFull (80%) flowering
26th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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