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Beauty of Hampshire apple


An attractive 19th century dessert apple, possibly related to Blenheim Orange


Beauty of Hampshire identification photos


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United Kingdom

Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Blenheim Orange ?
  • Originates from: England, United Kingdom
  • Introduced: 1850
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1095
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1924-054

Identification

  • Bultitude apple group: 6. Red flushed, smooth, sweet

Growing

  • Flowering period: Mid-Late season
  • Flowering group: 4
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Ploidy: Triploid
  • Pollinating others: Poor
  • Vigour: Large

Also known as

  • hampshire beauty


Where to buy fresh fruit

No orchards have registered as growing this variety. If you grow this and want to register please go to our Orchard Registration form.



References

  • Apples of England (1948)
    Author: Taylor


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