Opal (Seabrook) apple
An early-season English apple, with very similar qualities to one of its parents, Worcester Pearmain.
- Species: Malus domestica
- Parentage: Rival x Worcester Pearmain
- Originates from: Essex, United Kingdom
- Introduced: 1936
- Developed by: W.P. Seabrook
- Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2069
- UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1936-027
- Fruit colour: Red / Green
- Uses: Eat fresh
- Flavour quality: Good
- Flavour style: Sweet/Sharp
- Harvest period: Early-Mid season
- Use / keeping: 1 week
- Flowering period: Mid season
- Flowering group: 3
- Fertility: Self-sterile
- Ploidy: Diploid
- Vigour: Average growth
- Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer
- Climate suitability: Temperate climates
Relationships to other varieties
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