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Sweet Caroline


Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1954 by A.A. Schaap, IVT, Wageningen, Netherlands. Fruits have fairly firm, white, juicy flesh with a very sweet, rather bland flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1968 - 097


Accession name
Sweet Caroline
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
16th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd May90% petal fall
Picking time
early october 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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