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Apple
Gala 

 

 

 

 
Summary One of the most widely-grown apple varieties, with a sweet pleasant flavour, and good keeping qualities.




Identification

Gala




Fruit colour




Flesh colour White to Cream, pale yellow




Fruit size Small




Fruit shape Short-round-conical




Using

Gala




Flavor Good




Flavour style Sweeter




Ripening period




Use/Keeping 3 months or more




Cooking result




Growing

Gala




Picking




Cropping Good




Vigour Average growth




Pollination Flowering group 4
Partially self-fertile
Blossom frost-resistance
Gardening skill Average




Problems Canker - Some susceptibility
Scab - Very susceptible
Mildew - Some susceptibility
Fireblight - Some susceptibility
Woolly aphid - Some susceptibility
Cedar apple rust - Some susceptibility

Other

Gala




Country of origin New Zealand




Other qualities Awards 1993


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