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Stanway Seedling

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Essex, England. Recorded in 1899, in which year it received the Award of Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society. Fruits have rather soft flesh with an acid flavour.

Synonyms:
Stainway Seedling
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the East of England Apples & Orchards Project
Shape
Narrow conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
73.00mm 2
Width
77.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Pink 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
coarse 2

Accession No.
1920 - 019

  

Accession name
Stanway Seedling
Flowering time  ›››
10th May10% flowering
16th MayFull (80%) flowering
24th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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