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Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A darker red sport of Belle de Boskoop. Fruits have firm, coarse-textured flesh with an aromatic flavour.

Material in the National Fruit Collection not currently available.

Accession No.
1999 - 036


Accession name
Flowering time  ›››
22nd April10% flowering
25th AprilFull (80%) flowering
6th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
large 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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