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Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have been raised at Welford Park, Berkshire, England. Recorded in 1897. Fruits have soft, tender, whitish flesh with a sweet, subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Northern Spy x Unknown
Shape
Conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
51.00mm 2
Width
64.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
low 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1999 - 087

  

Accession name
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Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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