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Carrey

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated at Basses Pyrenees, France. It was described in 1947. Fruits have firm, crisp flesh with a sweet, aromatic flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
large 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Crunch
crisp 2
Flesh Colour
Yellowish 2

Accession No.
1949 - 142

  

Accession name
Carrey
Flowering time  ›››
13th May10% flowering
19th MayFull (80%) flowering
27th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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