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Stonetosh

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1909 by Horticulture Division, Experimental Farm, Ottawa, Canada. Introduced in 1923. Fruits have rather soft, white flesh with a moderately sweet and slightly acid flavour.

Synonyms:
Stontosh
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Stone x McIntosh
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
large 2
Height
63.00mm 2
Width
76.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Greasiness
Medium 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1925 - 022

  

Accession name
Stonetosh
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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