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Porter's Perfection apple

Last updated 18 Jan 2016.

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English cider apple. Cream coloured, flushed dark red. Bitter-sharp cider blending quality.

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Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Unknown
  • Originates from: East Lambrook, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
  • Introduced: 1907
  • Developed by: Charles Porter
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1843
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1989-102

Using

  • Uses: Hard cider
  • Flavour quality: Good
  • Harvest period: Very-Late season
  • Use / keeping: 1-2 months

Growing

  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Flowering period: Mid season
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Ploidy: Diploid
  • Vigour: Large
  • Bearing regularity: Biennial tendency
  • Gardening skill: Average
  • Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer
  • General disease resistance: Good
  • Period of origin: 1900 - 1949

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