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Pollination group:

à la Faux

Identification: Small to medium size. Flat round, often irregular. Faintly angled sides. Base colour is green, sometimes with a pale reddish blush on the sun-exposed face. Stem is short and medium thickness, set in a somewhat shallow, russetted and irregularly crowned cavity. The calyx is closed and set in a narrow and deep basin.

Characteristics: The flesh is white, fine grained and tender. Sweet and arromatic.

Uses: Cider

Cultivation: Vigorous, upright spreading. Biennial.

Ploidism: Self sterile.

Harvest: Early in the sixth period

Harvest period: 6

Type(s): Cider

Pollination group: B

Pollination day: 7