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Rewena

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised at the Institute of Fruit Research, Dresden-Pillnitz, Germany. Introduced in 1991. Fruits have a pleasant flavour but tend to be rather sour. Resistant to scab, mildew and fireblight.

Availability
Material in the National Fruit Collection not currently available.
Parentage:
Cox's Orange Pippin X Oldenburg x seedling of M. floribunda

Accession No.
1994 - 046

  

Accession name
Rewena
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Conical 1
Ribbing
medium 1
Crown
medium-strong 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
high 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Juiciness
juicy 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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