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Rough Pippin (Cornwall)

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Somerset, England. In existence in 1884. Fruits have firm, rather dry flesh with an insipid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1984 - 002

  

Accession name
Rough Pippin (Cornwall)
Flowering time  ›››
27th April10% flowering
29th AprilFull (80%) flowering
8th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Globose 1
Height
77.14 mm 1
Width
91.13 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
Russet
low-medium 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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