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Palmer's Rosey

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in the garden of H.T. Palmer, Whyteleafe, Surrey, England. Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1965. Fruits have crisp flesh with an aromatic flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1965 - 001

  

Accession name
Palmer's Rosey
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Globose 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
very low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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