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Minier's Dumpling (Tan)

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1993 - 016

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1986 from J. Tann, a fruit grower in Essex. Cooks well.

Accession name
Minier's Dumpling (Tan)
Flowering time  ›››
1st May10% flowering
3rd MayFull (80%) flowering
13th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Height
66.60 mm 1
Width
85.68 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
mottled/solid flush 1
Russet
low-medium 1
Flesh Colour
Greenish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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