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New Hawthornden

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Introduced in 1847 by Rivers of Sawbridgeworth, England. Fruits have fairly tender, crisp, greenish white flesh with an acid flavour.

Synonyms:
Graham's Giant, Hawthornden d'Hiver, Hawthornden New
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the East of England Apples & Orchards Project
Shape
Flat 2
Size
large 2
Height
63.00mm 2
Width
88.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium-strong 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
2001 - 126

  

Accession name
New Hawthornden
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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

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