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Bouscasse de Bres

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
medium 2
Height
58.00mm 2
Width
70.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
mottled 2
Coarseness
medium 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1948 - 232

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1948 from France. Fruits have fine, soft flesh with a rather insipid flavour.

Accession name
Bouscasse de Bres
Flowering time  ›››
16th May10% flowering
20th MayFull (80%) flowering
27th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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

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