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Broad-eyed pippin apple

Last updated 28 May 2011.

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21 Sep 2014 
Excellent Culinary Variety. Hold shape when cooked with lovely 'fruity' flavour: Very little added sugar required



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A good quality and very old English culinary apple.

Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Unknown
  • Originates from: England, United Kingdom
  • Introduced: Late 1600s
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1151
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1929-029

Identification

  • Bultitude apple group: 1. Green, smooth, no russet, acidic, culinary

Using

  • Flavour quality: Good
  • Use / keeping: 3 months or more

Growing

  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Ploidy: Diploid

Also known as

  • Holland Pippin
  • Kirton Pippin

References and further reading about this variety

  • Apples of England (1948)
    Author: Taylor

Broad-eyed pippin identification photos from official fruit collections

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