Skip to main content.

Copyright Information

You may use and re-use the information featured on this website (not including logos) free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government Licence.

Beurriere

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
45.00mm 2
Width
60.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high-very high 2
Russet
low 2
Juiciness
dry 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1948 - 316

  

Thought to be of French origin. Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948. Fruits have dry, greenish white flesh, with an insipid flavour.

Accession name
Beurriere
Flowering time  ›››
19th May10% flowering
25th MayFull (80%) flowering
3rd June90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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