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Scotch Bridget

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Scotland. Described in 1851. Fruits have tender, soft, white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
White Calville
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Tredomen)
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Croft Pendarren)
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Westhope)
Shape
Conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
57.00mm 2
Width
70.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high-very high 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1945 - 019

  

Accession name
Scotch Bridget
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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