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Pikkolo

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised at the Institute of Fruit Research, Dresden-Pillnitz, Germany. Fruits have sweet, crisp flesh.

Availability
Material in the National Fruit Collection not currently available.
Parentage:
Clivia x Auralia

Accession No.
1994 - 054

  

Accession name
Pikkolo
Flowering time  ›››
29th April10% flowering
1st MayFull (80%) flowering
11th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
60.01 mm 1
Width
65.91 mm 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
very 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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