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Mary Barnett

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1920 by Mrs Mary Jane Barnett at Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire, England. Fruits have fine, crisp, green flesh with a sweet, subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Lane's Prince Albert x Unknown
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
60.00mm 2
Width
69.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1946 - 014

  

Accession name
Mary Barnett
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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