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Montfort

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1928 at Woodford Green, Essex. Fruits have firm, crisp, greenish white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the East of England Apples & Orchards Project
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
57.00mm 2
Width
69.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1947 - 480

  

Accession name
Montfort
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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