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Reinette Marbree

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in the Netherlands. Described in 1760. Fruits have compact, firm, whitish flesh with a very sweet and perfumed flavour.

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Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1947 - 195


Accession name
Reinette Marbree
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
medium 1
Globose conical 1
weak-medium 1
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
n/a 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
n/a 1
medium-high 1
Weak 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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