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Parker's Pippin

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to be of English origin, but better known on the continent. It was received by Diel from England in the early 1800s. Fruits have fairly crisp, firm flesh with a subacid and slightly aromatic flavour.

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Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Father to:
Neue Goldparmane
Broad globose conical 2
medium 2
54.50mm 2
60.50mm 2
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
high-very high 2
Weak 2
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1947 - 102


Accession name
Parker's Pippin
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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

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