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Calville d'Ulzen

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to be of German origin although this particular variety was received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from France. Fruits have crisp flesh with a sweet to subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium-large 2
Height
58.50mm 2
Width
71.50mm 2
Ribbing
strong 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1947 - 467

  

Accession name
Calville d'Ulzen
Flowering time  ›››
13th May10% flowering
17th MayFull (80%) flowering
25th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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