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Nobil de Geoagiu

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1958 - 106

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1958 from Romania. Fruits have soft, fine, whitish flesh with an acid flavour.

Accession name
Nobil de Geoagiu
Flowering time  ›››
29th April10% flowering
4th MayFull (80%) flowering
10th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Oblong conical 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium-high 1
Over Colour Pattern
solid flush 1
Russet
very low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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