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Admiral

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised at Upton, Norfolk by A.K. Watson in about 1921. Introduced by Watson in about 1937. Fruits have soft, coarse flesh with a sweet flavour.

Synonyms:
Togo of Upton
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the East of England Apples & Orchards Project
Shape
Flat globose 2
Size
medium 2
Height
60.00mm 2
Width
70.00mm 2
Ribbing
absent 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
low 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Greenish 2

Accession No.
1951 - 148

  

Accession name
Admiral
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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