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Redwell

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1911 at University of Minnesota Fruit Breeding Farm, Excelsior, Minnesota, USA. Introduced in 1946. Fruits have soft, greenish white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Scott's Winter x Unknown
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
medium-large 2
Height
63.00mm 2
Width
71.50mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
low-medium 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1951 - 065

  

Accession name
Redwell
Flowering time  ›››
11th May10% flowering
15th MayFull (80%) flowering
23rd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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