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Vernajoux

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in France. Described in 1947. Fruits have firm, tough, white tinged green flesh with a slightly sweet flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat 2
Size
small-medium 2
Height
33.50mm 2
Width
51.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped/mottled 2
Russet
very low 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1947 - 204

  

Accession name
Vernajou
Flowering time  ›››
15th May10% flowering
22nd MayFull (80%) flowering
28th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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