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Prinz Albrecht von Preussen

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1865 by Braun, Kamenz, Schleswig, Germany. Fruits have fine, soft, greenish white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Albrechtapfel, Albrechtappel, Albrechtsapfel, Prinz Albrecht
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Alexander x Unknown

Accession No.
1958 - 063

  

Accession name
Prinz Albrecht von Preussen
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Flat 1
Height
63.59 mm 1
Width
80.95 mm 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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