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Ringer

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in the UK. Recorded in 1864. Fruits have tender, yellow flesh with an acid flavour.

Synonyms:
Burgess
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
63.00mm 2
Width
76.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1924 - 004

  

Accession name
Ringer
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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