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Pewaukee

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by George P. Peffer, Pewaukee, Wisconsin. First recorded in 1870. Fruits have fairly firm, coarse flesh with a subacid and slightly aromatic flavour.

Synonyms:
Peewaukee
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Duchess of Oldenburg x Northern Spy
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium-large 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped/mottled 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1930 - 019

  

Accession name
Pewaukee
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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