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Regent

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised at the University of Minnesota Fruit Breeding Farm, Excelsior, Minnesota, USA. Introduced in 1963. Fruits are crisp and juicy.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Daniel's Red Duchess x Delicious

Accession No.
1974 - 067

  

Accession name
Regent
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
75.47 mm 1
Width
74.63 mm 1
Ribbing
medium 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Juiciness
juicy 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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