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Maglemer

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have originated at Maglemer, near Maribo in Lolland, Denmark. Introduced in about 1870 although known in the second half of the 1700s. Fruits have tender, white flesh with a slightly subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Alfred Hage's Apfel, Alfred Hages Aeble, Maglemer Streifling, Maglemer Stribaeble, Marglemer, Marglemer Apfel, Margloemersoeble, Marlemer-Stribling
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
63.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1947 - 325

  

Accession name
Maglemer
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
13th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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