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Red Martini

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A more highly coloured clone of Martini. Originated with Mr Peters in Wenzendorf near Hamburg, Germany. Received by the National Fruit Trials in about 1938. Fruits have firm, crisp, creamy white flesh with a subacid, sweet flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Sport of Martini

Accession No.
1958 - 066


Accession name
Red Martini
Flowering time  ›››
12th May10% flowering
17th MayFull (80%) flowering
23rd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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