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Blandurette

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Blandurette (Correze)
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1950 - 154

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from France. Fruits have firm, crisp flesh with a sweet, subacid, slightly aromatic flavour.

Accession name
Blandurette
Flowering time  ›››
20th May10% flowering
24th MayFull (80%) flowering
1st June90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Height
48.31 mm 1
Width
58.29 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Juiciness
juicy 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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