A new apple variety developed to have low levels of the allergenic compounds which can cause mild allergic reaction to apples in some people.
- Species: Malus domestica
- Parentage: Cox x Septer
- Originates from: Netherlands
- Introduced: 2011
- Developed by: University of Wageningen
- Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 3921
- Fruit colour: Red
- Uses: Eat fresh
- Harvest period: Late season
- Use / keeping: 3 months or more
- Flowering period: Mid season
- Flowering group: 3
- Fertility: Self-sterile
- Ploidy: Diploid
- Vigour: Slightly small
- Gardening skill: Average
- Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer
- General disease resistance: Average
- Period of origin: 2000 -
- Blossom frost-resistance: Some resistance
- Scab - Some resistance
- Mildew - Some resistance
- Bitter pit - Very susceptible
- Fireblight - Very susceptible
Relationships to other varieties
Parents and other ancestors of this variety:
- Santana® - Santana and Elise were both developed to have low allergenic properties.
References and further reading about this variety
- Elise apples suitable for mild apple allergy
Author: University of Wageningen
- Elise apple trees
Author: Arno Orchard Nursery - Poland
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