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Reinette Clochard

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in France. Known in the mid 1800s. Fruits have fine, yellowish flesh with a sweet, subacid, perfumed flavour.

Synonyms:
Clochard, Clochard de Gatine, de Parthenay, Reinette de Parthenay, Reinette Parthenaise, Reinette von Clochard, Renet Kloshar, Rochelle, Roux brillant
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Father to:
Cloden
Charden
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Weak 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1948 - 236

  

Accession name
Reinette Clochard
Flowering time  ›››
5th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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