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Blushing Golden


Malus domestica Borkh.

Discovered by R. Griffith, Cobden, Illinois, USA. Introduced in 1968 by Stark Bros. Fruits have firm, yellow, juicy flesh with a sweet flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1975 - 179


Accession name
Blushing Golden
Flowering time  ›››
11th May10% flowering
16th MayFull (80%) flowering
22nd May90% petal fall
Picking time
late october 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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