Malus domestica Borkh.
Raised by Charles Ross at Welford Park, Newbury, Berkshire. First recorded in 1897. Received the Award of Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society in 1899. Fruits have tender, yellowish flesh with a subacid flavour.
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Peasgood's Nonsuch x Cox's Orange Pippin
Truncate conical 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high-very high 2
8th May 10% flowering
13th May Full (80%) flowering
20th May 90% petal fall
Late September 1
1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register