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Tyler's Kernel

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Brought to notice in 1883 by Mr Tyler of Hereford, England. Received a First Class Certificate from the Royal Horticultural Society in 1883. Fruits have firm, crisp, tender, yellowish flesh with a subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Paramor)
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Tredomen)
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Croft Pendarren)
Shape
Conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
73.00mm 2
Width
83.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak-medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
medium-high 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Coarseness
medium-coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1921 - 026

  

Accession name
Tyler's Kernel
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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