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Reinette Verte (Basses-Pyrenees)

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1948 - 273

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from France. Fruits have fine, yellowish flesh with a very sweet and very perfumed flavour.

Accession name
Reinette Verte (Basses-Pyrenees)
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
53.88 mm 1
Width
63.83 mm 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
mottled/washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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