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A.D.W. Atkins

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Mr A.D.W. Atkins, Exmouth, Devon in about 1971. Fruits retain a good flavour when cooked.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1988 - 021

  

Accession name
A.D.W. Atkins
Flowering time  ›››
26th April10% flowering
29th AprilFull (80%) flowering
7th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Flat 1
Height
51.69 mm 1
Width
71.02 mm 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Green 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/washed out 1
Russet
very low 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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