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Carter's Pearmain

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to be of UK origin. Exhibited in 1934. Fruits have soft, coarse flesh with a sweet, aromatic flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Flat 2
Size
large 2
Height
62.00mm 2
Width
75.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Orange 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Coarseness
coarse 2
Flesh Colour
Cream 2

Accession No.
1948 - 723

  

Accession name
Carter's Pearmain
Flowering time  ›››
6th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
19th 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 NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.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