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Marosszeki Piros Paris

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Maros-Torda, Hungary. First recorded in 1598. Fruits have a subacid, aromatic flavour.

Grosse-Pomme-Paris, Maros Szeki, Paris, Paris Alma, Paris Apfel, Paris de Moros, Paris jaune, Paris vert, Pomme Paris, Pomme Paris Rouge de Marosszek, Rother Parisapfel
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Broad globose conical 2
medium 2
medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
very low 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1948 - 392


Accession name
Marosszeki Piros Paris
Flowering time  ›››
30th April10% flowering
6th MayFull (80%) flowering
12th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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