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Brown Kenting

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

An apple of UK origin. Recorded in 1831. Fruits have sweet, firm flesh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1948 - 025

  

Accession name
Brown Kenting
Flowering time  ›››
12th May10% flowering
17th MayFull (80%) flowering
25th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late September 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Flat 1
Height
52.98 mm 1
Width
67.47 mm 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
medium-strong 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Pink 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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