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Brettacher Samling

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Brettacher, Bretttacher
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1951 - 165

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1951 from Germany. Fruits have coarse, crisp flesh with an acid flavour.

Accession name
Brettacher Samling
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Height
69.73 mm 1
Width
87.52 mm 1
Ribbing
medium 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/washed out 1
Russet
very low 1
Greasiness
Medium 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
coarse 1
Juiciness
juicy-very juicy 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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