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Quindell

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Discovered in 1934 by Ralph Banta in Green Forest, Arkansas, USA. Introduced in 1965. Fruits have firm, white flesh with a sweet flavour similar to Delicious.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1974 - 065

  

Accession name
Quindell
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
61.17 mm 1
Width
63.58 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
strong-very strong 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
high 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
very low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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