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Antonovka Kamenichka apple


A culinary apple from the Ukraine, possibly a more colored form of Antonovka.


Antonovka Kamenichka identification photos

UK National Fruit Collection
UK National Fruit Collection
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  • Antonovka Kamenichka
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Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Possibly a sport of Antonovka
  • Originates from: Chernigov, Ukraine
  • Introduced: 1889
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2612
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1949-166

Using

  • Uses: Cooking
  • Flavour quality: Good
  • Flavour style: Sharper
  • Harvest period: Early-Mid season

Growing

  • Flowering period: Mid season
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Ploidy: Diploid
  • Vigour: Large
  • Gardening skill: Very easy
  • General disease resistance: Good
  • Period of origin: 1850 - 1899

This variety is a sport (natural genetic mutation) of:

Diseases

  • Scab  - Some resistance
  • Fireblight  - Some resistance


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