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Mauss Reinette

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Mauss of Herrenhausen, Germany. Recorded in 1874. Fruits have fairly fine, tender, greenish white flesh with a slightly sweet, subacid and aromatic flavour.

Mauss' Reinette, Mauss' Rote Reinette, Reinette de Mauss
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Conical 2
medium 2
weak 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
very low 2
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1948 - 226


Accession name
Mauss Reinette
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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