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Pohorka

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1972 - 130

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1978 from the Institut za Vocarstvo, Cacak, Yugoslavia. Fruits have crisp, very juicy flesh with a scented flavour.

Accession name
Pohorka
Flowering time  ›››
15th May10% flowering
19th MayFull (80%) flowering
27th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
absent 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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