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Heusgen's Golden Reinette (Bultitude)


Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Pastor Konrad Henzen at Elsen, Germany. It was named after pomologist Peter Heusgen and introduced in about 1877. Fruits have firm, crisp, fine-textured, juicy flesh with a pleasant flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1924 - 053


Accession name
Heusgen's Golden Reinette
Flowering time  ›››
11th May10% flowering
16th MayFull (80%) flowering
24th May90% petal fall
Picking time
mid october 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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