Malus domestica Borkh.
Raised by Thomas Grimes, Brook County, West Virginia, USA. It was first known in 1804. Fruits have crisp, juicy, fine-textured flesh with a sweet and moderate flavour.
Doree de Grimes, Grime's Golden, Grime's Golden Pippin, Grimes, Grimes Goldapfel, Grimes Golden Pippin, Grimes Yellow Pippin, Grimes', Grimes' Golden, Grimes' Golden Pippin, Zolotoe Graima
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Material held in Tidnor Wood National Collection® of Malus (Cider making)
6th May 10% flowering
10th May Full (80%) flowering
18th May 90% petal fall
Mid October 1
64.03 mm 1
71.91 mm 1
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1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register