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Oxford Yeoman

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1922 at Eynsham, Oxford, by F.W. Wastie. Exhibited in 1942. Fruits have coarse, white flesh with an acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Blenheim Orange x Lane's Prince Albert
Shape
Flat 2
Size
large 2
Height
57.00mm 2
Width
76.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1944 - 036

  

Accession name
Oxford Yeoman
Flowering time  ›››
2nd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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