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Rose Double

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
63.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Russet
very low 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1948 - 233

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from France. Fruits have firm, pale cream flesh with a nutty flavour.

Accession name
Rose Double
Flowering time  ›››
21st May10% flowering
26th MayFull (80%) flowering
1st 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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