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Sharleston Pippin

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Yorkshire, England. Recorded in 1888. Fruits have soft, juicy flesh with a sweet flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
small 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Russet
very low 2

Accession No.
1967 - 056

  

Accession name
Sharleston Pippin
Flowering time tree 1  ›››
11th May10% flowering
16th MayFull (80%) flowering
25th May90% petal fall
Picking time tree 1
Mid September 1
Size tree 2
small 1
Shape tree 2
Flat globose 1
Crown tree 2
medium 1
Ground Colour tree 2
Yellow 1
Russet tree 2
very low 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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

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