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Apple
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SummaryA popular English early apple variety, and a good choice for the garden.




Identification

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Fruit colour




Flesh colourWhite to Cream, pale yellow




Fruit sizeSmall




Fruit shapeFlat




Using

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FlavorGood




Flavour styleSweet/Sharp




Ripening period




Use/Keeping1 week




Cooking result




Growing

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Picking




CroppingGood




VigourSlightly small




PollinationFlowering group 3
Self-sterile
Blossom frost-resistance
Gardening skillVery easy




ProblemsCanker - Some resistance
Scab - Very resistant

Other

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Country of originUnited Kingdom




Other qualitiesAwards 1993


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