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Bellefleur Krasny

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

This apple is of Russian origin. It was raised in 1914. Fruits have sweet, firm but rather dry flesh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1975 - 342

  

Accession name
Bellefleur Krasny
Flowering time  ›››
28th April10% flowering
3rd MayFull (80%) flowering
11th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Globose 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
high-very high 1
Over Colour Pattern
mottled/solid flush 1
Russet
very low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Flesh Colour
Pinkish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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