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Cabusse

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1950 - 155

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from Lozere, France. Fruits are crisp and juicy with a subacid flavour.

Accession name
Cabusse
Flowering time  ›››
12th May10% flowering
17th MayFull (80%) flowering
23rd May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
small-medium 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Ribbing
weak 1
Crown
weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
washed out 1
Russet
low 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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