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Monk's Golden Pippin

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
63.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium-strong 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Russet
low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
medium-coarse 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 163

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948. Originated in the UK. Fruits have crisp, slightly coarse, very white flesh with a sweet, aromatic flavour.

Accession name
Monk's Golden Pippin
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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