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Siugisdesert

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Ocenee Desertnoye, Osennee Desertnoe
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Antonovka x Wealthy

Accession No.
1976 - 107

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1975 from the Vavilov Institute, St Petersburg, Russia. Fruits have very good flavour. Scab resistant.

Accession name
Siugisdesert (MM106)
Flowering time  ›››
23rd April10% flowering
27th AprilFull (80%) flowering
5th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
60.63 mm 1
Width
78.78 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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