Karmijn de Sonnaville


Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1949 by P. de Sonnaville at IVT, Wageningen, The Netherlands. It was introduced in 1971. Fruits are crisp and juicy with a rich, aromatic flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1971 - 060   fingerprint   check_circle

Accession name
Karmijn de Sonnaville

Flowering time
7th May 10% flowering
11th May Full (80%) flowering
19th May 90% petal fall

Picking time
early october 1

1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register