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Nemtesc cu Miezul Rosu

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Romania. Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 but is believed to be much older. Fruits have soft, coarse flesh with a subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Cu Miezul Rosu
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium 2
Height
57.00mm 2
Width
62.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1948 - 643

  

Accession name
Nemtesc cu Miezul Rosu
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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