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Reinette a la Reine

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat 2
Size
large 2
Height
65.00mm 2
Width
82.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Russet
low 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 598

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from Belgium. Fruits have firm, fine flesh with an acid flavour.

Accession name
Reinette a la Reine
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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