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Worcester Woodsil

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in the UK. Thought to have been raised in the late 19th century. Received at Brogdale in 1992. Fruits are crisp and juicy with a good flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1992 - 015


Accession name
Worcester Woodsil
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1
medium 1

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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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