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Cretesc Rosu

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1958 - 099

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1957 from Romania. Fruits have coarse, very acid flesh.

Accession name
Cretesc Rosu
Flowering time  ›››
3rd May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
medium-large 1
Shape
Broad globose conical 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Crown
very weak 1
Ground Colour
Whitish yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Amount
low 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped 1
Russet
very low 1
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 1


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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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