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Redstart

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in about 1950 in an Oxford garden. Fruits have sweet, juicy, softish flesh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1977 - 068

  

Accession name
Redstart
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1
Size
small 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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