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Pepino Jaune

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Cotes du Nord, France. Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948. Fruits have firm, fine, creamy white flesh with an acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Conical 2
Size
small-medium 2
Height
49.00mm 2
Width
53.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Russet
low 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1948 - 256

  

Accession name
Pepino Jaune
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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