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Red Elstar

Apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A coloured sport of Elstar. Originated in the Netherlands. Fruits are sweet, crisp and juicy.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Sport of Elstar

Accession No.
1987 - 040

  

Accession name
Red Elstar
Flowering time  ›››
25th April10% flowering
27th AprilFull (80%) flowering
6th May90% petal fall
Picking time
early october 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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