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Summer Golden Pippin

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in England. Known before 1800. Fruits have firm, crisp, yellowish flesh with a sweet, subacid, rich flavour.

Synonyms:
der Sommer Goldpepping, Gelber Sommerpepping, Pepin d'Or d'Ete, Peppin d'Or d'Ete, Sommer Gold Pepping, Sommer Goldpepping, Sommer Pepping, Sommer-Gold-Pepping, Sommer-Goldpepping, Sommergold Pepping, Summer Golden Pearmain, Summer Pippin, Weisser Sommer Pepping, Weisser Sommerpepping, White Summer Pippin
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Westhope)
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
51.00mm 2
Ribbing
very weak 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
very low 2
Russet
low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1930 - 020

  

Accession name
Summer Golden Pippin
Flowering time  ›››
2nd May10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
14th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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