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Tydeman's Late Orange

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1930 by H.M. Tydeman at East Malling Research Station, Kent. Introduced in 1949. Fruits have very firm, crisp, fairly juicy, cream flesh with a rich, aromatic flavour.

Synonyms:
Tydeman's Late Cox
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
Laxton's Superb x Cox's Orange Pippin
Shape
Conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
55.00mm 2
Width
58.50mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Weak 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1979 - 191

  

Accession name
Tydeman's Late Orange (EMLA 1)
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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