Malus domestica Borkh.
Originated in about 1860 on the island of Finkenwerder in the Elbe near Hamburg, Germany. Fruits have fairly firm, fairly fine flesh with a sweet, subacid, slightly aromatic flavour.
Finkenwerder, Finkenwerder Herbstprinz, Finkenwerder Prinzenapfel
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
67.50 mm 2
71.00 mm 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
6th May 10% flowering
12th May Full (80%) flowering
22nd May 90% petal fall
Late October 1
1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register