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Delprim apple


A good quality early-season variety, developed by the Delbard nursery in France, with an interesting pedigree. Deserves to be more widely grown.


Delprim identification photos

UK National Fruit Collection
UK National Fruit Collection
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Origins

  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Parentage: Delbarestivale x Akane
  • Originates from: Malicorne, France
  • Introduced: 1960s
  • Developed by: George Delbard nursery
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2564
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1982-193

Identification

  • Fruit colour: Red

Using

  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Flavour quality: Good
  • Flavour style: Aromatic
  • Use / keeping: 1 week

Growing

  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Flowering period: Early-Mid season
  • Flowering group: 2
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Vigour: Slightly large
  • Gardening skill: Very easy
  • Fruit bearing: Spur-bearer

Parents and other ancestors of this variety



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