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Calville d'Aout

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

A chance seedling originating in 1925 from France. Fruits have rather sharp white flesh. Cooks well.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1996 - 018

  

Accession name
Calville d'Aout
Flowering time  ›››
26th April10% flowering
29th AprilFull (80%) flowering
6th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late August 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Flat globose 1
Height
59.39 mm 1
Width
72.81 mm 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
medium 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
very low 1
Over Colour Pattern
solid flush 1
Russet
low 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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