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Ranger

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised at the Research Station, Ottawa, Canada. Introduced in 1964. Fruits have tender, white flesh with a mild flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Crimson Beauty (Canada) x Melba
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1965 - 010

  

Accession name
Ranger
Flowering time  ›››
27th April10% flowering
3rd MayFull (80%) flowering
12th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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