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Martini

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Found in 1875 near Kollmar in Holstein, Germany. Fruits have firm, crisp, creamy white tinged green flesh with a subacid sweet flavour.

Synonyms:
Martiniapfel
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Cox's Orange Pippin or Prinzen Apfel or Edelsborsdorfer x Unknown
Sports:
Red Martini
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
medium 2
Height
53.50mm 2
Width
55.50mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1951 - 193

  

Accession name
Martini
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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