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Northland Seedling

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised at Northland Cottage, Tetbury, Gloucestershire by A.P. Kitcat. It was received by the National Fruit Trials in 1930. Fruits have firm, crisp, greenish white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the Gloucestershire Orchard Trust collection (link to website)
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
44.00mm 2
Width
57.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1930 - 060

  

Accession name
Northland Seedling
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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