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Boiken apple

Medium-sized fruit, skin smooth and yellowish with red cheek. Flesh firm and fine grained. Refreshing, sprightly, subacid flavor.

Boiken identification photos from official fruit collections



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  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Originates from: Bremen, Germany
  • Introduced: 1828 or earlier
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1630
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1927-021


  • Harvest period: Very-Late season
  • Use / keeping: 1-2 months


  • Cropping: Good
  • Flowering period: Mid-Late season
  • Flowering group: 4
  • Ploidy: Diploid
  • Precocity: Precocious
  • Period of origin: 1800 - 1849

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  • Apples of England (1948)
    Author: Taylor

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