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Black Dabinett

Cider apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in the UK. Some trees grown in Somerset. Produces a vintage juice and a bittersweet cider.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in Tidnor Wood National Collection® of Malus (Cider making)

Accession No.
1989 - 123

  

Accession name
Black Dabinett
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid November 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Height
51.73 mm 1
Width
66.17 mm 1
Ribbing
medium 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Green 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium-high 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/solid flush 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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