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Reinette de Pluvigne

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Russet
very low 2
Juiciness
dry 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1948 - 280

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from Morbihan, France. Fruits have dry, greenish white flesh with a slightly acid flavour.

Accession name
Reinette de Pluvigne (Morbihan)
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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