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Alastair Cannon-White

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1974 - 074

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1974 from Mrs Margaret Cannon-White, Woking, Surrey. Fruits have firm, cream flesh with a slightly rich flavour.

Accession name
Alastair Cannon-White
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
13th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
low-medium 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/mottled 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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