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Serveau

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in France. Described in 1948. Fruits cook well, keeping shape.

Synonyms:
Cerveau, Pointue de Trescleoux, Servog
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
64.00mm 2
Width
76.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
medium-coarse 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1947 - 203

  

Accession name
Serveau
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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