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Ye Old Peasgood

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have been raised by George Carpenter, West Hall Gardens, Byfleet, Surrey. Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1932. Fruits have soft, coarse, white to greenish white flesh with an acid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
medium-large 2
Height
54.00mm 2
Width
69.00mm 2
Ribbing
very weak 2
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Strong 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1957 - 271

  

Accession name
Ye Old Peasgood
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
11th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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