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Transparente de Bois-Guillaume

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Transparente de Croncels x Unknown
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 277

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from France. Fruits have soft, mealy, whitish flesh with a slightly sweet flavour.

Accession name
Transparente de Bois-Guillaume
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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