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Woolbrook Russet apple

A cooking apple, related to Bramley's Seedling.

Woolbrook Russet identification images

USDA identification images for Woolbrook Russet

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: Bramley's Seedling x King's Acre Pippin
    • Introduced: 1903
    • Developed by: J.H Stevens & Son, Woolbrook Nursery

    Using

    • Picking season: Late
    • Keeping (of fruit): 1-2 months
    • Food uses: Culinary
    • Food uses: Juice

    Growing

    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 4

    Climate

    • Cold-hardiness: Cold-hardy

    Identification

    • Country of origin: United Kingdom

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    References

    • Apples of England (1948)
      Author: Taylor

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