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Bovarde

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated from Switzerland. Recorded in 1934. Fruits have tender, rather dry flesh with a sweet, subacid flavour. Cooks well.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Oblong 2
Size
medium-large 2
Height
67.00mm 2
Width
67.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Brown 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Juiciness
dry 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1947 - 082

  

Accession name
Bovarde
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
18th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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