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Morley's Seedling

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by C. Morley, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1928. Fruits have firm, crisp, coarse, white flesh with an astringent flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the East of England Apples & Orchards Project
Parentage:
Alfriston x Lane's Prince Albert
Shape
Flat 2
Size
large 2
Height
65.00mm 2
Width
81.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1928 - 018

  

Accession name
Morley's Seedling
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
23rd 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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