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Byford Wonder

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

An apple of UK origin. Recorded in 1893. Received an Award of Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society in 1893. Fruits have coarse, tender flesh with a subacid and aromatic flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Paramor)
Material held in the Marcher Apple Network collections (Donnington)
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
large 2
Height
83.00mm 2
Width
99.00mm 2
Ribbing
strong 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Amount)
low 2
Russet
low 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
2000 - 024

  

Accession name
Byford Wonder
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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