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Bebe Rose

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1947 - 350

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from France. Fruits have firm, tender flesh with a sweet to subacid flavour.

Accession name
Bebe Rose
Flowering time  ›››
30th April10% flowering
6th MayFull (80%) flowering
12th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
strong 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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