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Newtosh

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by the Horticulture Division, Central Experimental Farm, Ottawa, Canada. It was selected in 1922. Fruits have firm, crisp, tender, greenish white flesh with a sweetish subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
McIntosh x Yellow Newtown Pippin
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Ribbing
absent 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high-very high 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1957 - 203

  

Accession name
Newtosh
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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