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Mollyanne

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1976 - 176

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1976 from E. Kennedy, Bournemouth, Dorset. Fruits are sweet, crisp and juicy.

Accession name
Mollyanne
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Globose 1
Height
66.86 mm 1
Width
77.38 mm 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
absent 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low-medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low-medium 1
Juiciness
dry-medium 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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