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Sovari Nobil (of Romania)

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Hungary. Distributed in 1880 when it was already known to be old. Fruits have tender, greenish white flesh with a subacid flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1958 - 110


Accession name
Sovari Nobil (of Romania)
Flowering time  ›››
12th May10% flowering
16th MayFull (80%) flowering
25th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
medium 1
Globose 1
weak-medium 1
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
very low 1
Flesh Colour
White 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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