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Mate Denes Dr.

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Flat globose 2
medium 2
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1948 - 388


Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from Hungary. Fruits have fairly crisp, greenish white flesh with a sweet flavour.

Accession name
Mate Denes Dr.
Flowering time  ›››
1st May10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
13th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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