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Baumann's Reinette apple

Sharp/sweet flavour but fairly bland, quite chewy - looks better than it tastes

USDA identification images for Baumann's Reinette

The identification paintings in the USDA Pomological Watercolor Collection span the years 1886 to 1942.

    Citation: U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705.

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    United Kingdom


    Harvest records for this variety

    2013 season

    • 4th week March  2013  - tree owned by Patrick in Mt Macedon, Australia


    • Species: Malus domestica - Apple
    • Parentage: Unknown
    • Originates from: Belgium
    • Introduced: 1811
    • Developed by: Van Mons
    • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 2000-017


    • Country of origin: Belgium
    • Period of origin: 1800 - 1849
    • Awards: RHS 1st class


    • Flowering group: 3
    • Ploidy: Diploid
    • Vigour: Slightly small
    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile

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    The following orchards grow Baumann's Reinette:



    • Apples of England (1948)
      Author: Taylor

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