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Nemes Szercsika alma

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated near the Drava River, Hungary. Described in 1883. Fruits have coarse, soft, dry flesh with a sweet subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Edler Szcrcsikaer Apfel, Edler Szercsika, Noble Szercsika, Pomme Noble Szercsika, Serczika, Srcika, Srcsika, Srzika, Szercika
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
57.00mm 2
Width
76.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Juiciness
dry 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 394

  

Accession name
Nemes Szercsika Alma
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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