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Stoke Edith Pippin

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have originated at Stoke Edith, Herefordshire. Recorded in 1872. Fruits have firm, crisp, yellow flesh with a subacid, sweet and perfumed flavour.

Synonyms:
Stock-Edith Pippin
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in Tidnor Wood National Collection® of Malus (Cider making)
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Paramor)
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Westhope)
Shape
Narrow conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
50.00mm 2
Width
50.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Russet
very low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1945 - 130

  

Accession name
Stoke Edith Pippin
Flowering time  ›››
7th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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