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Mrs. Barron

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Exhibited in 1883 by The Royal Horticultural Society at the Fruit Conference. Fruits have soft, tender, dry, yellow tinged orange flesh with a sweet and subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Large America, Large American
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium-large 2
Height
72.00mm 2
Width
77.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Russet
very low 2
Juiciness
dry 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
2000 - 069

  

Accession name
Mrs. Barron
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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