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Medaille d'Or apple

Medaille d'Or is a traditional French bittersweet cider variety, originating in the 19th century. It flowers and ripens very late.

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  • Species: Malus domestica
  • Originates from: France
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 3387
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1989-095


  • Uses: Hard cider
  • Flavour quality: Very good
  • Harvest period: Very-Late season
  • Use / keeping: 1-2 months


  • Cropping: Good
  • Flowering period: Very-Late season
  • Flowering group: 6
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Gardening skill: Some skill needed
  • Period of origin: 1850 - 1899

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