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Calville d'Oullins

Culinary / Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Discovered by nurseryman A. Jaboulay, Oullins, Lyon, France in about 1850. Fruits have crisp, acid flesh.

Synonyms:
Calvill d'Oullins, Kalvil Ullenskii
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1996 - 022

  

Accession name
Calville d'Oullins
Flowering time  ›››
8th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early October 1
Size
large-very large 1
Shape
Globose conical 1
Height
71.21 mm 1
Width
80.05 mm 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish green 1
Over Colour
Red 1
Over Colour Amount
high 1
Over Colour Pattern
mottled/solid flush 1
Russet
low 1
Crunch
crisp 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Juiciness
dry 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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