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Lynn's Pippin

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1942 by William Lynn, Emneth, Cambridgeshire, England. It was named in 1953. Fruits have crisp, creamy white flesh with a sweet subacid flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the East of England Apples & Orchards Project
Cox's Orange Pippin x Ellison's Orange
Broad globose conical 2
medium 2
57.00mm 2
66.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1953 - 076


Accession name
Lynn's Pippin
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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