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Polly

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
49.00mm 2
Width
58.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Russet
very low 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1954 - 026

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1954 from Cornwall, England. Fruits have soft, white flesh with a sweet, subacid flavour.

Accession name
Polly
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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