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Sinta

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1955 at Canada Department Agricultural Research Station, Summerland, British Columbia, Canada by K.O. Lapins. Fruits have fairly firm, crisp, cream, juicy flesh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Golden Delicious x Grimes Golden

Accession No.
1973 - 129

  

Accession name
Sinta
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Shape
Globose 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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