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Margaret Taylor

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Found in a garden hedge at Witley, Surrey, England by F.E. Taylor. Exhibited in 1944. Fruits have coarse, rather dry flesh with an insipid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
medium 2
Height
57.00mm 2
Width
63.00mm 2
Ribbing
absent 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Juiciness
dry 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1944 - 056

  

Accession name
Margaret Taylor
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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