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Maldon Wonder

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1900 by A. Mynard at Heybridge, Essex. It was introduced in 1933 by H. Brewer of Maldon. Fruits have firm, fine, crisp, greenish white flesh with an insipid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the East of England Apples & Orchards Project
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Ribbing
absent 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1933 - 019

  

Accession name
Maldon Wonder
Flowering time  ›››
2nd May10% flowering
6th MayFull (80%) flowering
13th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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