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Rosanne

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated with Mr Waller of Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. Fruits have soft, juicy, pink stained flesh with a perfumed flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Devonshire Quarrenden x Democrat

Accession No.
1974 - 323

  

Accession name
Rosanne
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
8th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Dark Red 1
Over Colour Amount
very high 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out/solid flush 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Juiciness
juicy 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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