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Rosioare Calugaresti

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
62.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Dark Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
low 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 647

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from Romania. Fruits have firm, fine, crisp, whitish flesh with a subacid, pineapple-like flavour.

Accession name
Rosioare Calugaresti
Flowering time  ›››
2nd May10% flowering
6th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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