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Pedro

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1898 by Horticultural Division, Experimental Farm, Ottawa, Canada. Introduced in 1913. Fruits have firm, crisp, white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
McIntosh x Unknown
Shape
Flat 2
Size
medium 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped/mottled 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1925 - 017

  

Accession name
Pedro
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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