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Seabrook's Red

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by W. Seabrook & Sons Ltd., Boreham, Essex. Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1925. Fruits have fairly firm, crisp, white flesh with a sweet and slightly aromatic flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the East of England Apples & Orchards Project
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
medium 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high-very high 2
Russet
low 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1925 - 012

  

Accession name
Seabrook's Red
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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