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Broadholme Beauty apple

A mild-flavoured cooking apple, related to James Grieve.

USDA identification images for Broadholme Beauty

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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    Origins

    • Species: Malus domestica
    • Parentage: James Grieve seedling
    • Introduced: 1980s
    • Developed by: Mr Henry Lovely

    Using

    • Picking season: Late
    • Cropping: Heavy
    • Keeping (of fruit): 3 months or more
    • Flavor style (apples): Sharper
    • Food uses: Culinary
    • Food uses: Traditional cooker
    • Cooking result: Keeps shape
    • Juice style: Sharper

    Growing

    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Ploidy: Diploid
    • Bearing regularity: Regular
    • Organic culture: Suitable

    Climate

    • Cold-hardiness: Cold-hardy
    • Summer average maximum temperatures: Cold (< 20C / 67F)
    • Summer average maximum temperatures: Cool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)

    Identification

    • Country of origin: United Kingdom
    • Period of origin: 2000
    • Leaf colour: Green
    • Fruit size: Large
    • Fruit colour: Green

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