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Caroli d'Italie

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Piedmont, Italy. It was described in 1876 but thought to be much older. Fruits have fine, tender white flesh with a sweet flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
small 2
Height
45.00mm 2
Width
50.00mm 2
Ribbing
absent 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1947 - 318

  

Accession name
Caroli d'Italie
Flowering time  ›››
9th May10% flowering
14th MayFull (80%) flowering
20th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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