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Prince George

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have been raised by W.H. Divers, Surrey, England. Fruits have firm, coarse, crisp, yellowish flesh with a very acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Lane's Prince Albert x Peasgood's Nonsuch
Shape
Flat 2
Size
large 2
Height
69.50mm 2
Width
90.50mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1935 - 009

  

Accession name
Prince George
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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