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Reinette d'Anthezieux

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Grown at Anthezieux (Demptezieu), Izere, France. Described as old in 1868. Distributed by nurseryman Babout of Thoissey. Fruits have tender, yellowish white flesh with a sweet subacid and perfumed flavour.

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Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1947 - 223


Accession name
Reinette d'Anthezieux
Flowering time  ›››
14th May10% flowering
18th MayFull (80%) flowering
25th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
large 1
Broad globose conical 1
weak-medium 1
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
low 1
fine 1
Flesh Colour
White 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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