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Akibae

Synonyms: Akiba

Identification: Medium size, round. Dark red skin colour. Stem cavity is heavily russetted.

Characteristics: The flesh is crisp, juicy. Sweet balanced with a slight tartness.

Uses: Fresh eating apple

Origins: Developed in 1981 by T. Odagiri in Nagano ( Japan) by crossing Senshu with pollen from Tsugaru. Patented in 1993.

Ploidism: Self sterile.

Notes: Name translated mean "Reflection of Autumn"

Harvest: Ripe during the first half of the fifth period.

Harvest period: 5

Type(s): Dessert, Eating


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Aucuba
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summary: A rare, possibly extinct cultivar, the Aucuba was grown primarily for its variegated leaves.

Synonyms: Acuba, Acuba-leaved Reinette, Acuba-leaf Reinette, Acubaefolia, Pomme รก Feuille ...