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Rambour d'Automne

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
large 2
Height
89.00mm 2
Width
82.00mm 2
Ribbing
strong 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
low 2
Greasiness
Weak 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1948 - 597

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from Belgium. Fruits have firm, fine, creamy white, green veined flesh with a sweet subacid flavour.

Accession name
Rambour d'Automne (Belgium)
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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