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Rock (Lanarkshire)

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
small-medium 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour (Amount)
very low 2
Russet
low 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1947 - 031

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from Scotland. Fruits have rather soft, loose-textured, white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Accession name
Rock (Lanarkshire)
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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