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Lady Hopetown

Identification: Medium size. Round and flattened, with angular sides and often irregular shape. The base colour is green which is blushed a pale copper colour around the eye. The eye is small and partly open in a shallow and open, puckered basin. The stem is short and stout, set in a somewhat shallow and narrow cavity. Small dark lenticels are sparsely scattered over the surface.

Characteristics: The flesh is white, firm and crisp with a sharp, fruity flavour. Keeps two months in cold storage.

Cultivation: Ready for harvest in the middle of the FOURTH period.

Ploidism: Self sterile. Group C Day 11

Status: apple

Pollination group: C

Pollination day: 11


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