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Kansas Queen

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Nouvelle Europe
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1973 - 251

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1973 from France. Fruits have crisp, juicy, white flesh with a vinous flavour.

Accession name
Kansas Queen
Flowering time  ›››
10th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
56.67 mm 1
Width
62.40 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Dark Red 1
Over Colour Amount
very high 1
Over Colour Pattern
solid flush 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Strong 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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