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Nanny

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in Surrey, England. Recorded in 1842. Fruits have fairly firm, rather dry, cream flesh with a slightly subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Nancy, September Beauty
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
69.00mm 2
Width
76.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high-very high 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Juiciness
dry 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1924 - 009

  

Accession name
Nanny
Flowering time  ›››
30th April10% flowering
5th MayFull (80%) flowering
11th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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