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Saint Martin's

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Thomas Rivers, Sawbridgeworth, Herts. Received the Award of Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society in 1896. Fruits have sweet, soft flesh.

Synonyms:
Rivers's Saint Martins, St. Martin, St. Martin's, St. Martins
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
medium 2
Height
50.50mm 2
Width
54.50mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
2000 - 086

  

Accession name
Saint Martin's
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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