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Merton Charm apple

Last updated 06 Jan 2014.

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Medium sized flat shaped fruit, rectangular, convex, not ribbed; skin greenish yellow, sometimes with a slight brownish red flush. Flesh tender, crisp, creamy white; flavor sweet subacid.

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Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: McIntosh x Cox's Orange Pippin
  • Originates from: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Introduced: 1933
  • Developed by: M.B. Crane, John Innes Institute
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1794
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1963-154

Using

  • Harvest period: Mid season

Growing

  • Flowering period: Early-Mid season
  • Flowering group: 2
  • Period of origin: 1900 - 1949

Other qualities

  • Awards: RHS Award of Merit

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