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Pederstrup

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have originated in either Denmark or Germany. Known to be growing on Fyn, Denmark in 1858. Fruits have fairly crisp, tender, greenish white flesh with a slightly sweet and subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Pederstrup Reinet, Pederstrup Reinette, Pommerske, Stettiner
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
medium 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1927 - 006

  

Accession name
Pederstrup
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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