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Rose de Bouchetiere

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
66.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
low-medium 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1948 - 253

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from France. Fruits have fine, a little tough, greenish white flesh with a sweet flavour.

Accession name
Rose de Bouchetiere (Isere)
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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