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South Park

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in about 1940 by W. Barkway, gardener at South Park, Penshurst, Kent. Fruits have crisp, cream tinged green flesh with an acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Cox's Orange Pippin x Winter Queening
Shape
Conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
57.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1950 - 064

  

Accession name
South Park
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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