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Missouri

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Ingram x Lily of Kent

Accession No.
1971 - 053

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1979. Fruits are crisp and juicy.

Accession name
Missouri
Flowering time  ›››
12th May10% flowering
16th MayFull (80%) flowering
24th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
68.19 mm 1
Width
70.09 mm 1
Ribbing
medium 1
Crown
medium-strong 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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