A good quality early-season variety, developed by the Delbard nursery in France, with an interesting pedigree. Deserves to be more widely grown.
- Species: Malus domestica
- Parentage: Delbarestivale x Akane
- Originates from: Malicorne, France
- Introduced: 1960s
- Developed by: George Delbard nursery
- Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2564
- UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1982-193
- Fruit colour: Red
- Uses: Eat fresh
- Flavour quality: Good
- Flavour style: Aromatic
- Use / keeping: 1 week
- Cropping: Heavy
- Flowering period: Early-Mid season
- Flowering group: 2
- Fertility: Self-sterile
- Vigour: Slightly large
- Gardening skill: Very easy
- Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer
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