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Moti

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Moate, Motate
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1958 - 105

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1958 from Muntii Apuseni, Romania. Fruits have very firm flesh with a sweet subacid flavour.

Accession name
Moti
Flowering time  ›››
16th May10% flowering
22nd MayFull (80%) flowering
30th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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