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Bouet de Bonnetable

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
54.00mm 2
Width
60.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Russet
very low 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1948 - 263

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from France. Fruits have soft flesh with a sweet, subacid to acid flavour.

Accession name
Bouet de Bonnetable
Flowering time  ›››
15th May10% flowering
20th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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