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Pig's Snout

Cider apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have originated in Callington, Cornwall. A dessert and cider apple

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in Tidnor Wood National Collection® of Malus (Cider making)
Truncate conical 2
large 2
strong 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1992 - 125


Accession name
Pig's Snout
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
6th MayFull (80%) flowering
11th May90% petal fall

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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