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Zabergau Renette

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised at Hausen on the Zaber, Wurttemberg, Germany from seed sown in 1885. Fruits have firm, moderately fine-textured, fairly juicy flesh with a rich, nutty flavour.

Synonyms:
Graue Renette von Zabergau, Hausener Graue Renette, Zabergau, Zabergau-Renette, Zabergaurenette
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
69.00mm 2
Width
86.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
high-very high 2
Greasiness
Weak 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1951 - 055

  

Accession name
Zabergau Renette
Flowering time  ›››
4th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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