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Reinette d'Armorique

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
de Genet
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.50mm 2
Width
63.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
low 2
Greasiness
Weak 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1948 - 203

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from France. Fruits have firm, fine, creamy white flesh with a sweet, subacid, slightly aromatic flavour.

Accession name
Reinette d'Armorique (Bretagne)
Flowering time  ›››
13th May10% flowering
18th MayFull (80%) flowering
26th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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