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Redgold

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in Cashmere, Washington, USA by F.A. Schell. Introduced in 1946. Fruits have tender, yellow flesh with a sweet, subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Stark Redgold
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Golden Delicious x Richared Delicious
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
medium 2
Height
57.00mm 2
Width
57.50mm 2
Ribbing
strong 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Pink 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Weak 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1951 - 025

  

Accession name
Redgold
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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