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Transparente de Croncels

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Ernest Baltet and introduced in 1869 by Baltet FrFres, Croncels, Troyes, France. Fruits have soft, rather coarse, dry, creamy white flesh with a sweetish and slightly aromatic flavour.

Synonyms:
Apfel aus Croncels, Apfel von Croncels, Croncels, Croncels Transparent, Croncelské, Croncelské, Cronselska, Cronselske, Durchsichtiger aus Croncels, Eisapfel aus Croncels, Eisapfel von Croncels, Glasapfel, Glasapfel aus Croncels, Kronselska, Kronselskoe prazrachnoe, Kronselskoe Prozrachnoe, Olivka Kronselska, Oliwka Kronselska, Pomme de Croncels, Prozracinoe Kronseliskoe, Rosen Apfel von Croncels, Transparent de Concelles, Transparent de Conseils, Transparent de Croncelles, Transparent de Croncels, Transparent von Croncels, Transparentapfel, Transparentapfel von Croncels, Yellow Transparent
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Mother to:
Transparente de Bois-Guillaume
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
55.00mm 2
Width
70.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Weak 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Juiciness
dry 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1948 - 683

  

Accession name
Transparente de Croncels
Flowering time  ›››
2nd May10% flowering
7th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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