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Marie-Louise Ducote

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1947 - 356


Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from France. Fruits have tender, greenish white flesh with a sweet flavour.

Accession name
Marie-Louise Ducote
Flowering time  ›››
15th May10% flowering
20th MayFull (80%) flowering
28th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
small-medium 1
Flat 1
absent 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Flesh Colour
White 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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