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Moss's Seedling


Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1955 at Chetwynd End Nurseries, Newport, Shropshire. Fruits are crisp and juicy with some Cox-like flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Paramor)

Accession No.
1964 - 001


Accession name
Moss's Seedling
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
early october 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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