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Pepin Shafrannyi

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Dessert. Raised in 1907 by I.V. Michurin at Michurinsk, Russia. Fruits are firm, crisp and juicy. Resistant to scab.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Orleans Reinette x Glogerovka X Kitaika/M.prunifolia
Mother to:
Krasnyi Shtandart

Accession No.
1975 - 006

  

Accession name
Pepin Shafrannyi (MM106)
Flowering time  ›››
1st May10% flowering
6th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
52.79 mm 1
Width
55.93 mm 1
Ribbing
absent 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Amount
high 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled/solid flush 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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