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Ringstad

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1818 by Notary Frans Rundberg at Ringstad near Norrkoping, Sweden. Fruits have fine, loose textured, crisp, white flesh with a sweet, slightly acid and aromatic flavour.

Synonyms:
Notariens apple, Ringstadable, Ringstadsapple
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
very high 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1927 - 012

  

Accession name
Ringstad
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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