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Oaken Pin (of Taylor)

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in England. It was recorded in about 1876. Fruits have tender, yellowish tinged red flesh with a sweet flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1922 - 019

  

Accession name
Oaken Pin (of Taylor)
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Ellipsoid 1
Height
64.04 mm 1
Width
58.49 mm 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/solid flush 1
Russet
very low 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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