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Martin Becker

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
44.00mm 2
Width
51.00mm 2
Ribbing
absent 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Russet
low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1947 - 345

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from France. Fruits have firm, fine, crisp flesh with a sweet flavour.

Accession name
Martin Becker
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
23rd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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