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Nottingham Pippin

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have originated in Nottingham, England. It was known to be in existence in 1815. Fruits have fine, tender, white flesh with a sweet, vinous flavour.

Synonyms:
Pepping von Nottingham, Pippin of Nottingham
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
63.00mm 2
Width
69.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1950 - 286

  

Accession name
Nottingham Pippin
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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