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Burchardt's Reinette

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised by Von Hartwiss, Director of the Royal Garden at Nikita, Crimea, Russia. Recorded in 1863. Fruits have crisp, white flesh with a sweet, subacid flavour.

Synonyms:
Burchardt's Gold Reinette, Burchardtova reneta, Burchardts Reinette, Burchardts Reinette Burchardt's Seedling, Reinette Burchard's, Reinette Burchardt, Reinette Burchardt's, Reinette de Burchardt, Renet Burkhardta
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat 2
Size
medium-large 2
Height
47.50mm 2
Width
65.00mm 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Russet
low 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1947 - 065

  

Accession name
Burchardt's Reinette
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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