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Tydeman's Michaelmas Red

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1929 by H.M. Tydeman at East Malling Research Station, Kent. Fruits have greenish white, rather soft, very juicy flesh with a sweet refreshing vinous flavour.

Synonyms:
Michaelmas Red
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Parentage:
McIntosh x Worcester Pearmain
Shape
Truncate conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
57.00mm 2
Width
60.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1943 - 016

  

Accession name
Tydeman's Michaelmas Red
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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