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Strawberry Pippin

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Origin unknown. Recorded in 1874. Fruits have crisp, juicy flesh with a sweet flavour.

Availability
Material in the National Fruit Collection not currently available.

Accession No.
1982 - 282

  

Accession name
Strawberry Pippin
Flowering time  ›››
30th April10% flowering
3rd MayFull (80%) flowering
12th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
strong 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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

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