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Bukhovitsa

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1957 - 075

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1957 from Bulgaria. Fruits have crisp flesh with a very acid flavour.

Accession name
Bukhovitsa
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
15th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1
Size
medium 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
solid flush 1
Russet
absent 1
Greasiness
Strong 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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