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Belle-Fleur Large Mouche

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Balleau, Dubbele Belle Fleur, Lancashire, Lanscahire, Large Mouche, Ossekop, Rabael, Rabaelle, Tete de Boeuf
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
large 2
Height
55.00mm 2
Width
75.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Juiciness
dry 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1948 - 595

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from Belgium. Cooks well.

Accession name
Belle-Fleur Large Mouche
Flowering time tree 1  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd May90% petal fall
Picking time tree 1
Mid October 1
Size tree 2
large 1
Ribbing tree 2
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour tree 2
Green yellow 1
Over Colour tree 2
Red 1
Over Colour Pattern tree 2
striped/solid flush 1
Juiciness tree 2
dry 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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