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Merton Reinette


Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1933 by M.B.Crane at the John Innes Horticultural Institute, Merton, England. Fruits have a pleasant aromatic flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1978 - 306


Accession name
Merton Reinette (LA 72A)
Flowering time  ›››
13th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
27th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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