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Taylor's

Cider apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

An old Somerset variety originating from the South Petherton area. Sometimes called Taylor

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1989 - 115

  

Accession name
Taylor's
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
5th MayFull (80%) flowering
13th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
small-medium 1
Shape
Globose 1
Height
56.70 mm 1
Width
64.65 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/washed out/solid flush 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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